PHOTO: STEM Initiative news conference

PHOTO: STEM Initiative news conference

March 20th, 2012 by John Rawlston in Local - Breaking News

Hamilton County Department of Education Supt. Rick Smith speaks at a news conference today at Chattanooga State about the Southeast Tennessee STEM Initiative. Listening are, from left, Dr. Dan Challener, president of the Public Education Foundation, Tim Spires, president and CEO of the Chattanooga Regional Manufacturers Association, and Hamilton County Mayor Jim Coppinger.

Photo by John Rawlston /Times Free Press.