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Science Learning Institute

Diversifying STEM

The Science Learning Institute’s mission is to advance equity and diversity in STEM at Foothill College by supporting students from underrepresented groups in their academic and career pathways in STEM. Read our full mission and vision statement.

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  • It's a new quarter and school year! Get involved with SLI by signing up for our e-newsletter where we post opportunities related to SLI as well as outside Foothill. Keep an eye out for community building activities for the fall!
  • Sign up now: MESA@Foothill! This program is for Foothill students who hope to study STEM and are from an underrepresented group (low-income, first generation college goer). Find out more and fill out our program form!

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Get weekly emails about internships, scholarships, events, and other opportunities for STEM students! If you want a sample to see what kinds of resources we share, check out our Past Newsletters.

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Our Programs



A learning community of support for students interested in majoring in STEM


SLI STEM Internships

Summer and school year paid part-time internships to gain experience


SLI Events

Elevating issues of diversity and equity in STEM.



SLI in the News

Foothill Let's Play AI + Tech introduces kids and families to AI

Foothill College earns diversity award

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Sophia Kim, SLI Director


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