Army summer STEM program encourages students to 'RISE'

ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md. — For the third year in a row, high school students spent two weeks working side-by-side with U.S. Army engineers and scientists in their labs during the Aberdeen Proving Ground Real-world Internships in Science & Engineering, or RISE, program here July 11-22.

The RISE program is a partnership between the U.S. Army Materiel Command's Communications-Electronics Research, Development and Engineering … Read More


GEMS inspires next generation of engineers

ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md. — U.S. Army engineers guided high school students from Maryland and Delaware through advanced classroom instruction and hands-on experiments as part of the Gains in the Education of Mathematics and Science, known as GEMS, program here July 11-22.

GEMS is a science, technology, engineering and math, or STEM, summer program funded by the Office of the Assistant Secretary for the Army for … Read More

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