David Rusk http://redriverradio.org en STEM Day steers high school seniors toward challenging majors http://redriverradio.org/post/stem-day-steers-high-school-seniors-toward-challenging-majors <p>Angelina College in Lufkin, Texas,&nbsp;is hosting its STEM Day Friday. The college will bring in about 200 area high school seniors for a day that&rsquo;s meant to inspire them about careers in science, technology, engineering and math. David Rusk is the associate director of the college&rsquo;s math and science division. He teaches engineering courses. He said as freshmen, he may have 50 declared engineering majors, but only about&nbsp;one in&nbsp;five will actually graduate in that major after two years.</p><p></p> Fri, 27 Sep 2013 14:01:32 +0000 Kate Archer Kent 34076 at http://redriverradio.org STEM Day steers high school seniors toward challenging majors