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Science Learning Institute

Diversifying STEM

The Science Learning Institute’s mission is to advance equity and diversity in STEM at Foothill College by supporting students from underrepresented groups in their academic and career pathways in STEM. Read our full mission and vision statement.

SLI in the News

SLI was covered in the Los Altos Town Crier recently, with wonderful quotes from our amazing team as well as photos highlighting our summer internship program. Read on about our work! 

Get Ready for Winter Internships!

SLI is hosting a winter STEM micro-internship program for the third time this coming January. The Project and Mentor Catalog and application are not ready yet, BUT you can start preparing now by getting your resume ready and also filling out the general scholarship application. Go to this page to find out more! 

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A learning community of support for students interested in majoring in STEM


SLI STEM Internships

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Sophia Kim, Director Science Learning Institute