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Cultivating a new generation of whiz kids

May 19, 2016

Toronto Star| May. 18, 2016

U of T teams up with tech giants like Google to throw an event designed to entice grade school students into the so-called STEM fields of science, technology, engineering and math.“A lot of our outreach programs are meant to show students who might not see themselves in STEM fields how exciting it can be — whether it’s girls, aboriginal students, Portuguese youth,” noted Dawn Britton, director of engineering outreach for U of T and creator of this first “Innovate U” fair for elementary students across the Toronto District School Board. Read more.