Tag Archives: Worcester

Scientist in the Classroom: Worcester YouthBuild students learn about thermal imaging

This summer, David Gebb, Senior Research Engineer at Saint-Gobain’s Research and Development Center in Northboro, visited students at the Worcester YouthBuild to demonstrate and discuss thermal imaging and the functions of infrared cameras. David talked about how the technology works … Continue reading

Posted in News, Photos, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Scientist in the Classroom continues with cycle 3

Saint-Gobain continued its STEM education partnership with YouthBuild Worcester by kicking off its third cycle of Scientist in the Classroom. The Scientists in the Classroom series was designed to bring Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) education to YouthBuild Worcester … Continue reading

Posted in News, Uncategorized | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

2015 WORCESTER YOUTHBUILD: Spring Highlights

  DESIGN CHARRETTE – 1-3 KILBY STREET PROJECT On April 14th, Worcester YouthBuild students Akiana Molina, Joel Padilla, Greyscha Vachier, Rosemarie Ramos, Savannah Polinski, and Cyrille Tekam-Tiako participated in a Design Charrette along with representatives from Saint-Gobain, CertainTeed, YouthBuild USA, … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized, Videos | Tagged , | Leave a comment

2015 YOUTHBUILD WORCESTER – 1st Quarter Highlights

The New Year kicked off at YouthBuild Worcester with 42 students signing up for Mental Toughness in January 2015.  By the second Monday in February, 16 new students were selected to join this year’s group.  During Mental Toughness students had … Continue reading

Posted in News, Photos | Tagged , | Leave a comment

YouthBuild and Saint-Gobain’s FIRST Scientist in the Classroom session

On August 7, 2014, Saint-Gobain Corporation and Worcester YouthBuild launched a new pilot program called “Scientists in the Classroom”.  The program is designed to bring a new level of Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) training to YouthBuild students, as … Continue reading

Posted in News, Uncategorized | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Saint-Gobain, YouthBuild Worcester and Matthew 25 Gather for an Employee Volunteer Day Celebration

A team of Saint-Gobain employees left their offices and picked up their hard hats for a day of service in support of YouthBuild Worcester and Matthew 25, on 3 Benefit Terrace Street Saint-Gobain employees rolled up their sleeves and worked … Continue reading

Posted in News, Uncategorized | Tagged | 1 Comment


The morning of Tuesday, June 24, 2014 was not a typical one in the Main South neighborhood of Worcester as residents awoke to a buzz of energy and excitement in the air.  Staff and students from Worcester YouthBuild (WYB), Training … Continue reading

Posted in News | Tagged , | Leave a comment