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Matt Anderson
Out-of-this-world experience at Halstead's Space Night

Students at Halstead Academy and their families are seeing stars — literally. Last month the school hosted Space Night, featuring a variety of space-related stations and activities. Highlighting the evening was a visit by astronaut Don Thomas, who shared his experiences of four space flights with the eager students. Jim O'Leary, director of Maryland Science Center IMAX and the Davis Planetarium, added additional information on the solar system. Several Towson University Noyce Scholars — students who have earned Noyce Scholarships to prepare them to teach science, technology, engineering and mathematics(STEM) courses — hosted a station where participants were...