Good morning, ATEMS. Today is Wednesday, February 25. Today is Travis Cranfill’s birthday.
From Mrs. Wood, seven ATEMS students medaled at VASE on Saturday. VASE is the Visual Arts Scholastic Event - equal in importance to UIL. Congratulations go out to the students who earned a medal and to all students who participated. It is a very brave thing to do. These are the students medaled:
Cat Keenan earned medals for both of her artworks.
From Mrs. Yates, the winners of the ATEMS Black History Month trading card contest is Abiria Placide. Daisy Torres created the second place design.
1st Place by Abiria Placide
2nd Place by Daisy Torres
The Robotics team will meet today, Thursday and Friday.
This is Engineering Week - to honor those who have contributed to society through their many discoveries and invetions we will honor one engineer a day.
Today’s Engineer is:
Sir Alec John Jeffreys – Alec Jeffreys invented DNA fingerprinting, now the gold standard of proof of identity for law enforcement officials around the world. He also invented the DNA profiling which has helped reunite families with long lost family members. Jeffries holds 6 U.S. patents.