Savannah Blair Ethridge, a rising eighth-grader at Springfield Middle School, attended the science, technology, engineering and mathematics program held June 18-23 at Wake Forest University in Winston-Salem.
About 200 students from throughout North Carolina participated in the STEM program, with classes held from 8:45 a.m. to 8:45 p.m. throughout the week. The program emphasized skill-building, leadership and learning to work with others.
Savannah is the daughter of Allison and Blair Ethridge. She was nominated by her science teacher, Madison Winborne.