Challenge Tomorrow trailers bring cutting-edge science to Peñasco

More than 330 students enjoy the traveling STEM education experience

July 5, 2023

Ct Penasco
Students in Peñasco enjoy Challenge Tomorrow Los Alamos National Laboratory

What happens when the Laboratory brings its traveling interactive STEM experience to Peñasco, complete with 30 LANL scientists and technicians? Amidst the laughter and bustle, more than 330 students from rural Northern New Mexico get to experience hands-on science and learn about the range of work that happens at Los Alamos.

Having seen the Challenge Tomorrow trailers at a Laboratory event last year, Bonavita Quinto-MacCallum, the Peñasco Independent School District student and family engagement coordinator, immediately thought of her students and others at rural schools.

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