Our Stories

FLOC Volunteer Receives the Mayor’s Community Service Award in Education

Michael O’Neill, NTP’s longest serving volunteer with over 12 years of service will be honored with the Mayor’s Community Service Award in Education on Tuesday, December 11th at 11:00am at the John A.

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2012 Acumen Solutions Race for a Cause: Superheroes Run for FLOC

It’s not too late to lace up your running shoes and join us for the 2012 Acumen Solutions Race for a Cause on Sunday, October 14th in Arlington, Virginia! 

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Q & A with Summer Associate Daniel Peek

(FLOC welcomes new staff each summer. In this miniseries, we are recognizing our summer associates and interns by publishing blog posts about their experiences. Daniel Peek is a Site Coordinator for the Summer Reading Academy.)

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Meet Jazmin, Age 21

Jazmin, a postsecondary Scholar student pursuing a degree in International Relations and French, is beginning her senior year of college at Tufts University.

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A Look Back at an Exciting Summer

FLOC programming has been quite active this summer. Our Neighborhood Tutoring Program (NTP) worked with nearly 100 students, while our Scholars participated in zoology and test preparation workshops.

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Q & A with Summer Intern Erin Gilman

(FLOC welcomes new staff each summer. In this miniseries, we are recognizing our summer associates and interns by publishing blog posts about their experiences.  Erin Gilman is the Recruitment and Outreach Intern.)

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Q & A with Summer Associate Stephanie Maldonado

(FLOC welcomes new staff each summer. In this miniseries, we are recognizing our summer associates and interns by publishing blog posts about their experiences.  Stephanie Maldonado is a Site Coordinator for the Summer Math Academy.)

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Q & A with Summer Intern Karen Lott

(FLOC welcomes new staff each summer. In this miniseries, we are recognizing our summer associates and interns by publishing blog posts about their experiences. Karen Lott is a Scholars Program intern.)

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Middle School Scholars Engage in Zoology Workshops this Summer

For five weeks this summer, FLOC Middle School Scholars explored the National Zoo through the lens of a zoologist. The first week, students learned about different career opportunities in the field of zoology like Zookeeper, Wildlife Educator, and Researcher. Students engaged in a number of…

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Q & A with Summer Associate Pavithra Chidambaram

(FLOC welcomes new staff each summer. In this miniseries, we are recognizing our summer associates and interns by publishing blog posts about their experiences.  Pavi Chidambaram is the Lead Site Coordinator for the Summer Reading Academy.)

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