STARBASE Los Alamitos director and California State Military Reserve Chief Warrant Officer 2 Stacey Hendrickson, center, STARBASE instructor Tonya Tello, left, and Kristyn Kazmark, teacher advisor for the Community Home Education Program (CHEP) administered by the Orange County Department of Education, read a printout of an email inviting the site’s …continue reading

featured graphic for Congressman Alan Lowenthal

Congressman Alan Lowenthal (CA-47) this week submitted an appropriations request to direct $35 million to the STARBASE Youth Program, which provides instruction for 5th-grade underrepresented and low-income students in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) education. The STARBASE program is run at student academies set up on existing military bases. …continue reading

A Starbase student retrieves a rocket after a test flight. by Senior Airman Crystal Housman, California National Guard Public Affairs.

Students in the STARBASE Los Alamitos STARBASE 2.0 program counted down from five and turned their eyes toward the sky, March 13, over Joint Forces Training Base Los Alamitos, California, during the second set of practice launches for their entry into this year’s Team America Rocketry Challenge (TARC) competition. The …continue reading