Illinois Mathematics and Science Academy

To ignite and nurture creative, ethical, scientific minds that advance the human condition.

Press Room

For media inquiries please contact:

Catherine Stieg
Digital Marketing and Public Relations Coordinator
(630) 907-5033

Thought Leadership

As the leading teaching and learning laboratory for imagination and inquiry, with more than half of faculty members holding PhDs, IMSA can provide experts for media pieces in many educational fields. IMSA's experts give in-depth commentary on STEM education, inquiry-based learning, problem-based learning, gifted and talented student development, online learning, and young entrepreneurship.  

Please contact the Marketing and Communications team above to be put in touch with one of IMSA's experts.


YouTube Co-Founder Steve Chen Designates $1 Million Gift to IMSA for Innovation Hub

IMSA to get $3.6M from state for laboratories

IMSA Applications for Admission Now Available Online

Civil Rights Activist Dr. Julian Bond Keynotes Inaugural MLK Celebration Day

IMSA Ranked 11th in the Country for Highest ACT/SAT Scores

IMSA in the Media

Education Week's in-depth article about IMSA: STEM Academy's Reach Spans Illinois

WIRED's Feature on IMSA: Hogwarts for Hackers: Inside the Science and Tech School of Tomorrow

Sr. James Tao, International Mathematics Olympiad Gold Medalist, describes the creativity and beauty of math to the Daily Herald

Rock Island WQAD8 visits IMSA FUSION: Quad Cities students line up to join after school program

IMSA's TALENT Entrepreneurial Contest in Crain's: 'Shark Tank' for the high-school set

The Belleville News-Democrat covers one of our Summer@IMSA programs, which teaches students about science through sports

IMSA Student Named to Chicago Tribune's All-Academic Team