Gillibrand urges STEM education for girls, minorities

Visiting John F. Kennedy High School in Plainview on Feb. 24, 2014, Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand met with student robotics enthusiasts, encouraging initiatives to boost interest and participation in science, technology, engineering and math, particularly among girls and minorities. (Credit: Newsday / Chuck Fadely)

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