Thu, Oct 14, 2010
Aero-News: Quote of the Day
ANN's Quote of the Day usually derives from current news,
though we reserve the right to pick quotes out of history that have
a bearing on the day's events and issues.
Sometimes, you'll find them timely and in keeping with the
content of the day's news... and sometimes, they'll just be
Reader suggestions and comments are welcome... and if
particularly intriguing, timely, or poignant, may themselves
become future Quotes of the Day.
Let us hear from you, folks!
Aero-News Quote of the Day
"My passion for education was inspired by my parents,
who were both middle school teachers. I witnessed the direct impact
that educators can have in a community and on an individual's
destiny. NASA's people, programs and resources are unparalleled.
Our unique assets are poised to engage students, to captivate their
imagination and to encourage their pursuit of STEM-related studies
that are so vital to their future. This is an exciting challenge
and I am ready to work with Administrator Bolden, my colleagues at
NASA, our partners, and students across the country to usher in a
new era of opportunity to inspire that next generation of
Source: Astronaut Leland Melvin, on his
appointment to lead NASA's Office of Education.
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