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Liberty, Discovery Students Learn Career Opportunities

Representatives from the Booz/ Allen/Hamilton firm in Huntsville visited 6th graders at Discovery and Liberty middle schools to talk about career fields.
Speakers did an outstanding job listing simple, everyday objects and the engineering, design and manufacturing behind them.
The presentation got students thinking about applied learning in the subjects they are interested in.

Speakers in front of class

Booz Allen Hamilton is a global firm of 27,000 employees worldwide with offices in Huntsville. Services run the gamut from consultinig, analytics, engineering and science; to digital solutions, cybersecurity and more.
The talk was invigorating. Students were interactive and asked lots of questions.
Speakers were challenged at some points, explaining electrical, mechanical, and chemical concepts and answering questions about jobs in the aerospace and biomedical fields.
Students were also told about internship opportunities to look for when they reach their upper year of high school.
A great day of learning in Madison City Schools.

Employee holding up a small solar powered car in his palm
 
Employee opening up a science kit to distribute to students

Employees pictured with teacher in front of her class

 Two students raising their hands to ask a question with their teacher in the background