Making connections

Mason Varuso, a senior at Patrick F. Taylor Science & Technology Academy, focuses on his project for Intro to Electronics, which is part of the Tulane Science Scholars Program for high school students to earn college credit. Other classes include animal behavior, chemical engineering, computer science, neuroscience, psychology, music and technology. In the background is Uriel Icaza, a junior at Brother Martin. Over 90 students are participating in the program with 40 living on campus.