On April 1, 2019, Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti kicked off the month-long City of STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) celebration with the Boeing STEM Signing Day.  The event honored 50 female Los Angeles High School seniors who have declared a STEM major.  Mayor Garcetti and special guest star Danica McKellar, actress, mathematics writer, and education advocate, delivered remarks at the event. 

 

Mayor Garcetti, recognized and thanked the Hitachi “Southern California Regional Community Action Committee”, which provided financial support for the 50 students through book scholarships. The committee includes representatives from Hitachi Automotive Systems Americas, Inc., Hitachi High Technologies Science America, Inc., Hitachi Ltd., James J. Boyle & Co., Sunrise Logistics Solutions (America), Ltd., Vantec Hitachi Transport System (USA), Inc.

 

Read more about the City of STEM initative at https://cityofstem.org/

 

City of STEM Event