Meeting with Police Chief Lees (Tue, Feb 25)

Mr. Akkaya, Miss Veneable, Mr. K and some of the members of the Robotics Team visited Police Chief Lees of the Youngstown City Police Department. Police Chief Lees shared about his career in law enforcement and that he also teaches at Youngstown State University. Police Chief Lees was happy to hear of all the opportunities that Horizon Science Academy offers the students as that decrease the likelihood of students being involved in negative activities. The students explained how they worked together in the design of the robot. Chief Lees stated it is important for the students to learn the importance of collaboration at this time of their lives. He shared an example of how as the police chief he collaborates with many agencies within the community for the overall good for the individuals within the community.