Weekly news updates and enrichment activities brought to you by the Netter Center team 
May 25th, 2021 

Dear UACS families,

We hope that everyone is doing well! The weather is heating up, so make sure that you are staying hydrated and cool. Take a look below for some summer programming information!

Wishing you good health,
The Netter Center

Enroll in UACS this spring!

Comegys: Enroll here | More Information

Lea: Enroll here | More information

Hamilton and Mitchell: Enroll here | More information

West Philly High School: Email UACS Site Director, Corey James: coreyj@upenn.edu

Sayre High School: Enroll here

UACS Programming

UACS Summer Enrichment Programs 

We are excited to announce a diverse set of summer programs providing unique enrichment opportunities for West Philadelphia students of all ages!
For more information contact:  
- Comegys: Aurora Coon - (215)913-0599
- Lea & Penn Alexander: Arttia watts - (215)435-0314
- Mitchell & Hamilton: Latifah Anderson - (215)435-2352

Click HERE to access the zoom like to the Computer Coding Club

Local News 

City-Wide Updates

The Philadelphia Health Department has created a Homebound Vaccination Referral Program, which will help people who are homebound schedule a vaccination appointment. 

Click for: City Updates

Penn Updates

Penn has launched a new program, Projects for Progress. This new initiative that will award prizes of as much as $100,000 to support teams of students, faculty and staff designed to promote equity and inclusion and to make a direct impact on Philadelphia. Click below to read more!

Click for: Penn Updates

School District of Philadelphia Updates 

The School District has released a video honoring the recent graduates of the class of 2021, click below to watch!

Click for: SDP Updates

Afterschool Science Club

Enjoy some science fun with UACS Virtual Afterschool Fridays at 4:10! Click HERE to access the Zoom link!
Netter Center Staff Spotlight
Community Events, Highlights & Resources

Studio Institute Arts Intern

The Studio Institute is offering a paid summer internship at Philadelphia museums and arts organizations. Learn more HERE! Contact them at artsintern@studioinstitute.org. 
Job Training, Employment, and Volunteer Opportunities
Click Here to Access More Job Training Resources

The Office of Children and Families of Philadelphia

With the summer just a few weeks away, the Office of Children and Families and partners are actively hiring individuals to work with children and youth this summer. Click HERE to read more about various job opportunities. 
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