Featured on Richmond WTVR “Building Better Minds”
Ainsley Berney was recently featured on Richmond WTVR’s “Building Better Minds” segment.
Ainsley, a Tomahawk Creek Middle School student, was selected out of more than 600 statewide applicants to participate in the Virginia Science and Technology Engineering and Applied Mathematics (STEAM) Academy’s summer program, Summer STEAM.
Ainsley attended the Shenandoah University session where she studied engineering, innovation and inventions. Her team built a gramophone, learned about patents, created a product, wrote a patent application and prepared a presentation on the Mars rovers for the final session.