- LOCAL TEENS WIN PITCH IDEAS CONTEST- Aurora, IL, April 6, 2019 – Two ideas for improving the functionality of eye glasses and a wristband alerting the deaf in emergencies wowed judges and grabbed cash prizes for the best business launch ideas at the Illinois Mathematics and Science Academy’s Annual Power Pitch Competition.
- 2019 Board of Trustees Alumni Award Recipients Announced-
March 20, 2019 – The Illinois Mathematics and Science Academy (IMSA) is pleased to announce four recipients of the 2019 Board of Trustees Alumni Awards who are leaders and innovators in medicine, economics and science.
- IMSA Senior Talks About ‘Gut-Wrenching’ Account of Child Shooting Victims in “Since Parkland”, Remains Hopeful- As soon as she learned to read, Madison Hahamy began to write.
- 34 Finalists in the 2019 National Merit® Scholarship Program- The National Merit® Scholarship Program named 34 finalists from the Illinois Mathematics and Science Academy® (IMSA) in its 2019 competition.
IMSAloquium is an annual, public event during which the IMSA community showcases research and other innovative work done during the year. SIR students present on their research, even if it is still ongoing. Students doing independent studies and other innovative work are also invited to present. In addition, Research Mentors and IMSA community members facilitate participant-centered workshops related to research they are engaged in on campus. The event also features a keynote speech and brief comments from members of the IMSA staff.(more…)