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BHS grad turned entrepreneur

On Friday, May 17, Mike Acerra, who graduated from BHS in 1983, returned to Barrington to speak to students at BHS, BMS-Station and North Barrington Elementary. Acerra is the inventor of Lux Blox, an Illinois based company that manufactures construction blocks to teach kids about nature's design principles through play. 
 
Chuck Thyfault and Mike Acerra
BHSAA President Chuck Thyfault ('82) and Mike Acerra ('83) at BMS-Station. 
Students work on Lux Blox
A student in the applied STEM lab at BMS-Station works with Lux Blox.