Campus & Community

Getting an early start at Harvard

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Staff photos by Gail Oskin

Edson Barbosa, Joshua Faria, and Stephen
Edson Barbosa (from left), Joshua Faria, and Stephen Belbin, all from Edwards Middle School, enjoy a talk by a GSE alumnus in the Gutman Library.

Students from Edwards Middle School in Charlestown paid the Graduate School of Education a visit last Friday, Jan. 19, for a day of questions and answers, tours, and insight into college life. Sponsored by Project IF (Inventing the Future), a research and practice partnership centered at GSE, the annual visit is part of the initiative’s mission of educational mentoring, future-oriented counseling, and optimum development for children of low-income backgrounds. Wilson Lee Wilson Lee Wilson Lee Wilson Lee, also from the Edwards Middle School, listens with varying degrees of attention to the talk.