Rio Arriba County Passes Proclamation Commending LANL’s Investment In Education
ESPAÑOLA – On Thursday, May 28 the Rio Arriba County Commission adopted a proclamation commending Los Alamos National Laboratory’s community educational investments. Charlie McMillan, Los Alamos National Laboratory Director attended the meeting where he talked to the commissioners about the laboratories continued efforts in the region and where he also spoke with local organizations and students who have participated in educational programs partially funded by LANL’s investment.
Local science teachers and representatives from the Española YMCA also attended the commission meeting to speak in favor of the proclamation, citing the LANL investments and a key resource in the educational programs used in local schools and programs.
Following the commission meeting Charlie McMillan met with students from the local YMCA’s robotics program who demonstrated some of the projects on which they have been working.