Md. students head to rocket finals

05/7/2013 | Washington Post, The

Students from Central High School in Prince George's County in Maryland are preparing their egg-launching rocket for the Team America Rocketry Challenge this week -- one of just eight all-girl teams and the only all African-American group. "I've never been in a competition like this before," said team member Jasmyn Logan. Leaders say exposing more girls and African-American students to science, engineering, math and technology is a key goal. The competition, co-sponsored by the Aerospace Industries Association, takes place Saturday and will draw 100 teams from around the country to Washington, D.C.

View Full Article in:

Washington Post, The

Published in Briefs:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Government & Nonprofit

Job Title Company Location
National Policy Director
Gill Action
Denver, CO
Director of Strategic Partner Programs
LAMBDA LEGAL
New York City, NY
Executive Director
FreeState Legal Project
Baltimore, MD
Director, Workforce
Aerospace Industries Association
Arlington, VA
Assistant Vice President for Acquisition Policy
Aerospace Industries Association
Arlington, VA