Congressman Dan Benishek Visits Ishpeming High School
U.S. Congressman Dan Benishek (MI – 01) (R)
Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – U.S. Representative Dan Benishek visited Ishpeming High School today to announce a new Congressional student contest.
Benishek spoke with students about the new contest which will allow students to design an app for use on a smartphone.
The Congressman says the contest encourages increased opportunities for science, technology, engineering, and math education so students have the skills for future jobs.
The nationwide competition is open to all high school students individually or in teams and starts on February 1st.
Judging will take place in April, and the winners from each Congressional District will be posted on the House of Representatives official website, www.house.gov, by May 15, 2014.