News and Events

New report released, "Assessing the State of STEM in Boston"

The Boston STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) Network, in partnership with the Boston Public Schools, Boston After School & Beyond, and the Boston PIC released its first report this spring titled “Assessing the State of STEM in Boston”.  The report provides a foundational understanding of Boston Public School student achievement and interest in STEM subjects and careers as well as the capacity of the out-of-school time STEM community to serve our students.

May 29, 2014: Spring 2014 Quarterly Newsletter

Today, we sent out the PIC's Spring 2014 Quarterly Newsletter.  We hope you enjoy it!

May 9, 2014: Summer Jobs in the News

The Boston Globe reported today, that despite a national slump, the Boston area is among the nation's best when it comes to teenage employment.

April 28, 2014: Mayor Walsh and Summer Jobs

Today, Mayor Walsh and his cabinet spent time calling local companies to encourage them to hire PIC students. Mayor Walsh has set a goal of finding jobs for 12,000 BPS students this summer. 

April 10, 2014: Summer Jobs in The Atlantic

The PIC and the Mayor's Summer Jobs Campaign was featured today in The Atlantic in an article on the importance of summer jobs. 

April 22-25, 2014: Mock Interview Week Volunteers Wanted!

We are looking for volunteer interviewers to participate in the PIC Mock Interview Program during April school vacation - Tuesday, April 22th- Friday, April 25th.  The Mock Interviews are a great way for Boston Public High School students to prepare for the competitive interview process leading into the 2014 Mayor’s Summer Jobs Campaign.