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Science in Society wins $5000 prize from honor society Phi Beta Kappa

Last week, Northwestern’s Science in Society and three other Chicago-area organizations received awards of distinction from honor society Phi Beta Kappa.

Phi Beta Kappa is a premier academic honor society, known for celebrating excellence and advocating for the arts and sciences since its inception in 1776. Each year the society coordinates service projects, college scholarships and service awards in chapters across the country.

SiS Partners with Wendell Phillips Academy for Silverstein Genetics Curriculum

In March, Science in Society (SiS) launched a new initiative in partnership with Wendell Phillips Academy High School in Chicago, Illinois. Through the support of The Herman M. and Bea L. Silverstein Foundation, Science in Society has developed and implemented a genetics curriculum for high school students in two honors biology classrooms at Wendell Phillips.

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