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CUIP Office Move is complete

CUIP Office Move is complete

As we pre­vi­ously posted, dur­ing the Spring and Sum­mer quar­ters the CUIP staff packed up our assorted equip­ment and fur­ni­ture in prepa­ra­tion for a move to an entirely new build­ing, along with our gra­cious hosts, the Astron­omy and Astro­physics Depart­ment.   Though the move didn’t take place as early as those pre­vi­ous posts antic­i­pated, it […]

CUIP At Beasley

CUIP At Beasley

CUIP is pleased to be engaged in some tech sup­port and setup work at Beasley Aca­d­e­mic Cen­ter. Work­ing closely with Assis­tant Prin­ci­pal Ms. Jaidah Wil­son and Media Cen­ter Spe­cial­ist (Librar­ian) Mr. Chris Dow­ell, CUIP has been assem­bling some of the school’s older and some newer com­put­ers into a work­ing Library Com­puter Lab. The school’s plan for […]

Student assistants working with CUIP over the summer

Student assistants working with CUIP over the summer

Dur­ing the sum­mers, when we are not vis­it­ing our part­ner schools on a reg­u­lar sched­ule, CUIP’s In-The-Schools group works on a vari­ety of behind-the-scenes projects and also some CPS-teacher and CPS-student spe­cial pro­grams on cam­pus. This sum­mer we are very happy to have the help of two UChicago stu­dents who dur­ing the school year have […]

Capstone 2011

Capstone 2011

This Sum­mer, CUIP Founder Don York and CUIP Staff Mem­bers Mitch Marks, Russ Revzan, and Terry Jones plan to con­tinue work with the CPS Office of Math & Sci­ence on the Cap­stone Course for Space Sci­ence.   The sum­mer course will con­tinue to pro­vide learn­ing oppor­tu­ni­ties for teams of CPS High School Stu­dents and their […]