Posted: Jan 25, 2012 8:21 AM by AP
Updated: Jan 25, 2012 8:21 AM
BALTIMORE (AP) - The head of NASA is visiting Morgan State University to meet with engineering and science students.
Administrator Charles Bolden plans to visit the university on Wednesday to highlight the importance of science, engineering and mathematics in the nation's economy. The visit comes a day after President Barack Obama's State of the Union address.
Bolden will visit the Richard N. Dixon Science Research Center School of Computer, Mathematical and Natural Sciences and the Clarence M. Mitchell Jr. School of Engineering. Morgan is one of NASA's University Research Centers, studying next-generation aviation safety, aerospace systems engineering and Earth science.