04 Oct National Geographic Explorer speaks at #GirlsinSTEM event
Cimarron-Memorial High School hosted the ribbon-cutting and dedication of its newly remodeled MERIT Academy on Oct. 4. Additionally, marine biologist and National Geographic Explorer Tierney Thys was the keynote speaker at a special #GirlsinSTEM event at the school. Thys studies the behavior of the Mola mola, or giant ocean sunfish and makes films to share the wonders of the oceans. The event drew more than 100 students from Becker Middle School, Brinley Middle School, Johnson Junior High School and Molasky Junior High School.