Making the Grade

At UTEC, young adults with proven barriers to success, primarily gang involvement and incarceration, are given a clean slate and an opportunity to pursue their… Read More


After getting locked up, I was on house confinement, and UTEC gave me a way to get out of the house and get a… Read More


I met a UTEC Streetworker when I was in jail, and I immediately knew that I wanted to go to UTEC when I got… Read More


When I was pregnant with my son, I got into a fight that got pretty violent. That was when I realized it was… Read More


Hi my name is James and my story is no different from anyone else’s.  When I was younger, I lived in Malden and was running… Read More