“Virtual Reality” Becomes a Reality for West End House Young People

On Tuesday, February 23, sixteen West End House 1st through 6th toured the Multi Robot Systems Lab in the Engineering Product Innovation Center at Boston University. The Lab is a “playground” for graduate engineering, manufacturing, and robotics programs. Lead by Academic Support Coordinator Aaron Sarracino, and a diverse group of Boston University students, West End House children drove rovers, tested virtual... read more »

Teens Get a New Perspective at “Paint Night”

Fifteen of our high school and college students made masterpieces at West End House’s inaugural paint night event on Friday, February 12th. Lindsey Kocur, Director of Visual Arts, gave the teens step-by-step instructions for how to paint a city landscape at sunset. From 7:30 until 9:00 pm, participants painted, jammed to music, and snacked on homemade double-chocolate brownies. While many of the... read more »