WHO: Mayor Michael A. Nutter
Dr. Lori Shorr, Chief Education Officer
Dave Engelhardt, President of CertainTeed Gypsum, a subsidiary of Saint-Gobain
WHAT: Mayor Nutter will announce that Philadelphia was selected as one of seven winning cities in the US2020 City Competition, a national competition to develop innovative models for increasing the number of science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) professionals mentoring youth, particularly female, low-income and minority youth.
Mayor Nutter will also announce the Philadelphia US2020 Coalition partners, including the lead sponsor, Saint-Gobain.
WHERE: Franklin Institute, Benjamin Franklin Memorial Hall, 222 N. 20th Street
WHEN: Tuesday, May 27, 2014 1:30 PM TODAY