Centennial freshman to attend science congress

Angel Ramirez, a freshman at Centennial High School in Las Cruces is a delegate of the Congress of Future Science and Technology Leaders in Lowell, Massachusetts on June 29-July 1.

The Congress is an honors-only program for high school students passionate about science, technology, engineering or mathematics.

Ramirez was nominated by John C. Mather, winner of the Nobel Prize in physics and science director of the National Academy of Future Scientists and Technologists. Ramirez was nominated based on his academic achievement, leadership potential and passion for science and technology.

During the three-day congress, Ramirez will join other students from across the country to talk about science and learn about cutting-edge advances in the field.