Zero RoboticsA team of laptop science students from Lubbock High College won the 2014 United States Zero Robotics Competitors at the Massachusetts Institute of Technologies (MIT) final January.

NASA Practical experience: After training to be an astronaut in 1996, Mr. Phillips served as systems engineering and CAPCOM for the International Space Station (ISS) and as a robotics specialist, supporting operations on missions. He has logged more than 203 days in space for the duration of three flights and has flown as Flight Engineer on 3 different spacecraft types: shuttle, Soyuz and ISS.

As was discussed at the meeting last week, the boosters are performing a raffle that is on target to raise funds for our program. This is a extremely important fundraiser, and is becoming utilised to support the costs of the program, each student is expected to sell a minimum of ten tickets!!! Additional tickets are readily available, and prizes will be awarded to the top rated student sellers! Please see Mr. DePrince in college for additional tickets or speak to Denise Barr. Also, Denise Barr will send out an e-mail with much more information as required about this fundraiser.

With growing improvement activities all more than the African continent, China’s development finance has come below intense scrutiny over the final decade. To analyze recipient perceptions, Milner et al. (2013) have carried out a field experiment that included 3,600 participants suggesting that in Uganda public opinion about Chinese aid” projects is worse than opinions about US or Planet Bank help projects. African policymakers are divided on the challenge of whether, to what degree, and how Chinese improvement finance impacts social, financial, environmental, and government outcomes.

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