Austin's Anderson High School fosters science with $3M STEM labAustin's Anderson High School fosters science with $3M STEM labhttps://www.recenter.tamu.edu/news/newstalk-texas/?Item=122572016-02-24T06:00:00Z2016-02-24T12:35:00Z

​​AUSTIN - Austin Independent School District's L.C. Anderson High School has unveiled its new $3 million applied technology center, which will offer s​​​tudents a chance to get hands-on experience in science, technology, engineering and math, or STEM fields. 

The center includes a machine shop, an engineering design room, an electronics lab and a robotics lab.

Anderson teacher John Sperry, who fostered robotics at the school, said the technology center would inspire students to seek out STEM careers.

Anderson Principal Donna Houser said the center is a joint project between Austin ISD, a private donor, the Boy Scouts of America and the Girl Scouts of the United States of America, who intend to use the facility to host STEM-focused summer camps.

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