Highlights from Week 4 of the Summer 2017 program, including a guest speaker who discusses the importance of perseverance and work ethic. Also, a look at a field visit to the Electric Reliability Council of Texas, the Scholars' final presentations, a final update on the investment challenge, and a thank you to our program supporters.
Highlights from Week 3 of the Summer 2017 program - the Scholars learn about investment banking and emergency medicine from two guest speakers, some takeaways from field visits to Vitol and EDF, and an update on the investment challenge.
Highlights from Week 2 of the Summer 2017 program, with a look at where our Class of 2017 Scholars will be going to college, and two great guest speakers who discuss renewable energy, starting an e-commerce business, and how to network. Also, an update on the investment challenge and a college visit highlight.
A look at our new Atlas Scholars Class of 2019 (7 languages spoken, 5 schools represented, and a diverse range of interests). Also, a meeting with a UT Austin admissions counselor, and an update on what the Year 1, 2, and 3 Scholars were up to this week.
UT Austin freshman and Atlas Scholars Class of 2016 student Eliav Terk shares what he's thankful for, we thank a few of our wonderful donors and supporters, and an update on early college acceptances for the Class of 2017.
A big congratulations to the Atlas Scholars Class of 2016 (Atlas awarded them over $50,000 in scholarships), and some updates about summer adventures from Class of 2015 Scholars John Dana, Brittany Spriggs, Mai Pham, and Jay Mondkar.