Katharine Smith, a seventh-grade student in the Youngsville School District, takes a close look at a specimen during a 21st Century Kids activity at Penn State Behrend.

Katharine Smith, a seventh-grade student in the Youngsville School District, takes a close look at a specimen during a 21st Century Kids activity at Penn State Behrend. 21st Century Kids brings youth from rural populations to the college, allowing them to experience a college setting and participate in hands-on STEM workshops taught by Penn State Behrend faculty members and leaders from local STEM-focused businesses.

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