What People Are Saying

This is a great opportunity for kids to learn in an interactive hands-on environment. It gives them a much different learning experience than their classrooms allow. Thank you for doing this and for all your hard work.
Parent from STARBASE Nebraska,
Lincoln, NE
I felt the program opened up a new part of his brain, like a breath of fresh air filled with possibilities.
Parent from STARBASE Minnesota,
St. Paul, MN
The United States Geospatial Intelligence Community is experiencing growing demand for professionals with skills in STEM disciplines, and an insufficient supply of well-educated STEM professionals threatens our nation's ability to maintain the competitive edge required to address the increasing complexity of our national security challenges.
Keith J. Masback,
President, United States Geospatial Intelligence Foundation
As an engineer in the energy industry for over twenty years, I am a huge advocate of STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) education -- and I'm really proud that our district can offer such a high quality program that instills a deep interest in this subject matter.
Paula Harris,
President, Board of Education, Houston Independent School District
I’ve always been associated with aviation and it is truly a privilege to continue that association through STARBASE.
Brig. Gen. Brod Veillon (Ret),
Assistant Adjutant General-Air, Director of Education Programs, Louisiana National Guard
By opening young minds through this tremendous educational program, our nation will no doubt make great strides in the years to come. My experience with this program has been extremely positive, and I am encouraged by the enthusiasm I see.
Lt. Gen. Charles E. Stenner Jr. (Ret),
Chief of Air Force Reserve
DoD STARBASE is the exact kind of hands on engineering program that we need today to build that next generation of leaders.
Rear Admiral Thomas Moore,
USN, Program Executive Officer, Aircraft Carriers
The DoD STARBASE is an effective outreach and integrated educational program that continues to enhance the interest of learning STEM among our nation’s youth.
David L. McGinnis,
Former Acting Assistant Secretary of Defense for Reserve Affairs