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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.  

On their way: 

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

Jessica Alicea-Planas, Fairfield University associate professor of nursing 

Karen Romano Young, founder/director of IWAK

Sets of printed posters and trading cards of I Was A Kid comics are free to Connecticut teachers. Sign up to get your package here. 

And as always, digital files will be available free. 

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

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