Update on Alexandra Jabbarpour

Check out the opinion piece in The Roanoke Times (July 20) by Community School alumna and Community High School senior Alexandra Jabbarpour. Alexandra, who recently completed the 2016-2017 NASA VASTS Scholar Program and was selected for the Summer Scholars Academy at NASA Langley Research Center, writes about why we should pursue space exploration to Mars. Read her opinion piece here

Alexandra was also featured in The Roanoke Times (May 18) for her initiative in organizing a symposium for technology-inclined girls in middle and high school.