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Media Coverage from 2014

  1. CBS Evening News, How a teacher is inspiring greatness in Presidio, Texas, 7/4/14
  2. Cherokee Ledger-News, Blast-off to London, 10/25/14
  3. The Redstone Rocket, Local team rockets to national recognition, 10/11/14
  4. Nation Swell, These rocket competitions could help female aerospace engineers take off, 6/10/14
  5. Akron West Side Leader, STVM students compete in rocketry challenge, 6/5/14
  6. Space.com, All-girl student rocket team visits White House, 6/3/14
  7. East Aurora Advertiser, Immaculate Conception teams excel at national rocket challenge, 6/2/14
  8. Bits and Bytes Blog, 2014 White House Science Fair, 5/29/14
  9. Cherokee Ledger-News, Commissioners honor Creekview Aeronautics Team, 5/28/14
  10. NASA Blog, NASA at the White House Science Fair, 5/27/14
  11. White House Blog, Meet the exhibitors in the 2014 White House Science Fair, 5/27/14
  12. CBS News, White House focuses on women at annual science fair, 5/27/14
  13. The Blade, Northview rocketry students show off skills at Timberstone, 5/21/14
  14. Cherokee Tribune, Rocketing to the top: Creekview High team's rocket wins national competition, 5/18/14
  15. Daily Breeze, Palos Verdes Peninsula's rocketry team has strong showing, 5/18/14
  16. The Oregonian, Rocket team places 54th in national competition but wins award for creativity, 5/17/14
  17. National Journal, These Teenage Girls Are Ready to Change the Male-Dominated Aerospace Industry, 5/16/14
  18. The Sun Chronicle, Rocket competition gives Attleboro area team a big boost, 5/15/14
  19. Big Bend Sentinel, Presidio rocketry team wins 4th in national competition, 5/15/14
  20. Toledo Blade/Sylvania.com, Northview's rocketry team launches to third place in national competition, 5/14/14
  21. WorldNews.com, Presidio Rocketry Team Wins 4th in Nation at Team America Rocketry Challenge (Pete Gallego), 5/13/14
  22. The Daily Planet (TX), Presidio rocketry team wins 4th in nation at Team America Rocketry Challenge, 5/13/14
  23. CBS 7 (TX), Presidio Rocketry Team Wins 4th in Nation in Challenge, 5/13/14
  24. PRWeb/Press release, Georgia Students Take First Place in Team America Rocketry Challenge Finals, 5/12/14
  25. Virtual Strategy Magazine/Press release, Georgia Students Take First Place in Team America Rocketry Challenge, 5/12/14
  26. WGN-TV (IL), Suburban teens compete in world’s largest rocket competition, 5/12/14
  27. Kiki-AM (HI), Damien Memorial Rocketry Team Reaches High, 5/12/14
  28. SpaceRef/Press release, Georgia Students Take First Place in Team America Rocketry Challenge Finals, 5/12/14
  29. The Atlanta Journal-Constitution, Cherokee students win rocketry competition, 5/12/14
  30. San Diego Union-Tribune, San Marcos High Rocket Team Defeated at Nationals, 5/11/12
  31. Gloversville Leader-Herald (NY), B-P rocketry team places 2nd nationally, 5/11/14
  32. Honolulu Star-Advertiser, Damien places 19th at rocketry nationals, 5/11/14
  33. CBS News Radio/WTOP,link unavailable – see file, 5/10/14
  34. Valley Morning Star (TX), Awards and achievements, 5/10/14
  35. KITV-4 (HI), Damien rocketry team places in top 20 of national competition, 5/10/14
  36. NorthJersey.com, Lodi High School's rocketeers fail to reach altitude to advance to international competition, 5/10/14
  37. Washington Post, All-girl teams no longer an oddity at annual rocket championship, 5/10/14
  38. Your Houston News, Land my eggs in tact, 5/10/14
  39. WAMU, interview with Virginia teams, link unavailable, 5/10/14
  40. WJLA, ‘Rockets on the Hill’ coverage, link unavailable, 5/9/14
  41. WAMU, interview with Maryland teams, link unavailable, 5/9/14
  42. Family Fun Seekers, This weekend’s events: May 10-11, 5/9/14
  43. Politico, Take Us to Your Leaders, 5/9/14
  44. Colorado Springs Gazette, Colorado Springs students soar to new heights in rocket competition, 5/9/14
  45. DC on Heels, Team America Rocketry Challenge, 5/9/14
  46. NorthJersey.com, Lodi High School’s rocketeers soaring to new heights on national stage, 5/8/14
  47. Orange County Register (CA), Irvine middle school students blast off to national rocket competition, 5/7/14
  48. The Sun Chronicle (MA), Attleboro area rocket team to shoot for the stars, 5/7/14
  49. The Oregonian/Oregonlive.com, David Douglas student engineers headed to finals of national rocket competition, 5/6/14
  50. WGAL-8 (PA), Video: Susquehanna Valley H.S. rocketry program takes off, 5/5/14
  51. WNDU-16 (IN), Indiana students set to compete in world’s largest rocket contest, 5/5/14
  52. Washington Family, Team America Rocketry Challenge Final Fly-off, 5/5/14
  53. Gloversville Leader-Herald (NY), Blasting Off – B-P rocketry team heads to national competition, 5/4/14
  54. KTRK-TV (TX), Students hope to beat the best with rocket design, 5/2/14
  55. CBS 2 Chicago,Blastoff! Oswego Students Head To Team America Rocketry Challenge, 5/2/14
  56. DullesMoms.com, World’s largest rocket contest brings hundreds of students nationwide to the DC area May 10, 5/1/14
  57. The Sentinel (CA), Corcoran students advance in rocketry challenge, 5/1/14
  58. Space Ref, World's largest rocket contest brings hundreds of students nationwide to D.C. area May 9-10, 5/1/14
  59. KHOU-TV (TX-CBS), St. Thomas HS students ascending to new heights, 4/30/14
  60. The Issaquah Press (WA), Rocket club launches dream for national title, 4/29/14
  61. KITV-4 (HI), Damien Memorial School rocketry team seeks sponsor for national competition, 4/28/14
  62. Sammamish Review (WA), Skyline rocketry club blasting off to a national competition, 4/28/14
  63. Houston Public Radio, Students To Represent Houston In National Rocket Contest Final, 4/22/14
  64. The Toledo Blade (OH),2 Northview teams selected for rocketry finals, 4/21/14
  65. EIN News (international), Australian Agricultural Projects : AAPT Supports Team America Rocketry Challenge, 4/20/14
  66. San Diego Union-Tribune,San Marcos rocket girls headed to national competition, 4/18/14
  67. Hawaii News Now, Damien School’s Rookie Rocket Team Qualifies for Nationals, 4/17/14
  68. Lubbock Avalanche-Journal (TX), Two FHS rocket teams to compete in national competition, 4/17/14
  69. Pasadena Now (CA), Westridge Students Advance to the National Finals of the Team America Rocketry Challenge, 4/16/14
  70. The Brownsville Herald/Valley Morning Star reprint (TX), Valley students to compete in national rocket challenge, 4/15/14
  71. Valley Morning Star (TX), Ready for Flight: Rocketry students taking a shot at nationals, 4/14/14
  72. ThomasNet News/press release, Students Head to Washington for Largest Rocket Contest, 4/14/14
  73. Colorado Springs Gazette/CS Fresh Ink, Team America Rocket Challenge Announces top 100 Finalists – El Paso County 4-H TARC Goes to the Plains, VA, 4/11/14
  74. The Eagle (TX), STH Rocketry Again Soars to National Finals, 4/11/14
  75. Aerospace Manufacturing and Design/press release, 12 years of Team America Rocketry Challenge (TARC), 4/11/14
  76. WTVA (MS), Students to launch rockets at national competition, 4/10/14
  77. Bako.com (CA) Desert Valley High School’s Rocketry Club to participate in Team America Rocketry Challenge in May, 4/8/14
  78. Imperial Valley Press (CA), Desert Valley High School’s Rocketry Club to participate in Team America Rocketry Challenge in May, 4/8/14
  79. General Aviation News/press release, Students Head to Rocket Contest, 4/7/14
  80. Digital Journal/press release, Hundreds of Students Head to Washington For World’s Largest Rocket Contest, 4/7/14
  81. Virtual Strategy Magazine/press release, Hundreds of Students Head to Washington For World’s Largest Rocket Contest, 4/7/14
  82. Space Ref/press release, Hundreds of Students Head to Washington For World’s Largest Rocket Contest, 4/7/14
  83. Lubbock Avalanche-Journal (TX), 2 Frenship High engineering teams to compete for rocketry challenge national title, 4/6/14
  84. KITV (HI)/Yahoo! Canada, Damien Memorial School takes on the Team America Rocketry Challenge, 4/5/14
  85. York Daily-Record (PA), Spring Grove will send four teams to national rocket competition, 4/4/14
  86. Iowa City Press-Citizen (IA), Liftoff! City High Students Build, Launch Rockets, 4/4/14
  87. Honolulu Star-Advertiser, Qualifying launch for TARC, 3/31/14
  88. The Washington Post, Fairfax teens to send rockets in flight, 3/17/14
  89. West Virginia Public Radio,North Central WV Students to Enter National Rocket Competition, 3/17/14
  90. The Times West Virginian, State rocket teams in national competition, ‘We very much can achieve at high levels when opportunities are available to students’, 3/7/14
  91. ConsumerElectronicsNet, World’s Largest Rocket Contest Launches Next Generation of Aerospace Leaders, 2/20/14 (press release)
  92. Times Union (GA), Rocket Club Aims to Inspire Georgia Students, 2/17/14
  93. The Iowa Gazette, Rockwell Collins gives girls an inside look at engineering, 2/9/14
  94. Yuma Sun (AZ),San Luis students make third attempt at national rocketry title, 2/3/14
  95. The Shreveport Times (LA), Starbase focuses on real-world math, science applications, 1/30/14
  96. Saugerties Post Star (NY), Ulster BOCES Students Aim High with Rocket Challenge, 1/30/14
  97. Syosset Jericho Tribune (NY), Brookville Students In National Media, 1/17/14



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