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• I Was A Kid Connecticut project • 

 

Thanks to some wonderful donors, new I Was a Kid profiles are on the way for FREE to Connecticut teachers. 

The Connecticut Department of the Arts, Cigna, and the Connecticut Science Center have has funded a growing set of I Was A Kid profiles of Connecticut STEAM professionals.  

Featured: 

Kat Milligan-McClellan, University of Connecticut -- the first Iñupiaq Ph.D. in microbiology

Tracy Romano, Mystic Aquarium's chief scientist

Nurudeen Lucky Osumah, UConn Health Center resident in emergency medicine 

Robert Glaspy, director of the Connecticut Association of Paramedics and EMTs

On Their Way: 

Jessica Alicea-Planas, Fairfield University associate professor of nursing 

• Sefra Alexander, the Seed Huntress

• Sahar Saleem, radiologist and mummy expert at the Barnum Museum

Karen Romano Young, founder/director of IWAK

• and more! 

As always, digital files will be available free and printed trading cards and posters at cost. 

Contact wrenyoung@gmail.com to partner, fund, or be profiled in this effort! 

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