Buzz Aldrin Innovation Institute Adds Space Micro to Team
San Diego, CA – May 19, 2014 Space Micro announced today that they have joined the Buzz Aldrin Innovation Institute (BAii) headquartered in San Diego, CA. Founded by Maria Catalina from the Astronaut Teacher Alliance, the BAii fosters innovation in a variety of skill building fields. At the BAii students from middle school through high school are inspired to increase their competencies by working with experts in the field of their interests.
Space Micro's CEO David J. Strobel, expressing his pleasure with this new membership, commented, "Space Micro is at the forefront of advanced space technology. This Institute provides a vehicle to potentially demonstrate our space innovations with student CubeSat projects.”
“Space Micro brings a powerful incentive to students in South San Diego schools. We welcome the opportunity to add another world class organization to motivate students, initially in the Sweetwater Union High School District thanks to the cooperation of Superintendent Dr. Edward Brand” stated BAii Executive Director, Maria Catalina.