The Upward Bound Math-Science Program is designed to help low-income and first-generation college students recognize and develop their potential, to excel in math and science, pursue post secondary degrees, and ultimately careers in the math and science professions. Activities, trips, and involvement are designed to help students become more familiar with S.T.E.M. (Science Technology Engineering Math) education.
Our next Saturday Session will be held on Saturday, March 8th from 9 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. in PAC 001. If you have any questions or concerns, please call the office at 860-685-2970. Attendance is REQUIRED by ALL students.
Meriden pick-up locations & times
8:05am – Platt HS
8:10 – West Main St. & Linsley Ave.
8:15 – Amtrak Train Station
8:20 – Corner of East Main & Parker Ave.
8:30 – Washington Middle School
8:40 – Maloney HS
The New Britain students will be contacted by Miguel Peralta and a pick-up time will be scheduled.
Trio Day will be held at the Sheraton Hotel & Conference Center on February 20 & 21st. Trio Day 2014 will consist of college tours,dynamic guest speakers, thought provoking and engaging workshops,and a gigantic college fair.
Women in Science
Wesleyan Women in Science aims to both build a sense of community among women of science and their supporters and to foster love for the sciences on and off campus. Date to be announced.
Let's Get Ready SAT prep classes are underway
The Let's Get Ready SAT prep classes started this month! The classes are held on Wesleyan's campus at the Science Center. The 1st. Diagnostic Exam is Saturday, February 8th from 11:00am to 3pm in room 58. Classes begin Tuesday, February 11 at 5:30pm and end at 8:30pm. The classes are held on Tuesdays and Thursdays until May 1st. and prepare students for the May 3rd SAT exam. Students from Meriden/New Britain must notify UBMS staff if they need transportation
Call our office at 860-685-2970 ASAP for more information.
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After-school tutoring available
Tutoring is a great way to reinforce what you are learning in school and is REQUIRED for students with a GPA of 2.5 or below.
Below is the tutoring schedule*:
Tuesdays - after school to 3:30
Thursdays - after school to 3:30
The Wesleyan tutors are available at Maloney HS in the library and Platt HS at the cafateria.
*If the above times conflict with your schedule, contact the office and we will try our best to arrange a time for you to work with a tutor.