Congratulations to Deering High School for achieving Best in Show at the University of Southern Maine's third annual CubeSat Design Competition held at Mt. Blue High School in Farmington. The event saw enthusiastic participation from six middle school teams and six high school teams, who launched their microsatellites on balloons to experience the space environment at an altitude of approximately 120,000 ft. The competition, aimed at promoting hands-on STEM education opportunities, showcased the hard work and dedication of students from various schools. This collaborative effort, supported by the University of Southern Maine, has provided invaluable engineering and design experience to the participants, setting them on a path to succeed in STEM fields both in school and beyond.
read the full article here: https://www.sunjournal.com/2023/06/01/students-send-satellites-skyward/