RUM's Nanotechnology Center benefits low-income students

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Kenneth Matos
El Centro de Nanotecnología del RUM opera desde el 2008. (Suministrada)

In the past three years, the Nanotechnology Center from the University of Puerto Rico at Mayaguez has impacted 1,512 students from 23 public schools where 73% of students are under the poverty level. Statistics show that in the past two years, students that participate in the Center are more likely to pursue careers related to STEM (science, technology, engineer and math) fields.

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