USA Science and Engineering Festival: The Blog

One only has to look at the impressive life and career of Dr. Bernard Harris to realize that he is indeed what he often describes himself as: “a dreamer who believes nothing is impossible.” Trained as a physician, Bernard combined his talents and initiative to also serve as a scientist and astronaut at NASA (including becoming the first Black American to walk in space) and to later push the limits as a successful entrepreneur in the realm of space innovation, healthcare and science education.

Watch the X-STEM Presentation below from Dr. Harris: 

Read more about Dr. Harris here.

On April 24, 2014, an exclusive group of visionaries presented to over 4,000 students at the USA Science & Engineering Festival’s inaugural X-STEM Symposium sponsored by Northrop Grumman Foundation and MedImmune. The all day event included interactive presentations and workshops with some of the top scientists and engineers in the country.

Learn more about the X-STEM Program here.