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Mark Westlake

Innovation Center Director
at
Saint Thomas Academy

Mark Westlake directs the Saint Thomas Academy Innovation Center, serves as Co-Moderator of the Nationally recognized Experimental Vehicle Team, is a Master Teacher for the Lemelson-MIT InvenTeam Program, and is a Notre Dame Trustey STEM Fellow. When he isn’t fretting about where the next donation is coming from or how much welding his students will send home with him, he serves as the Chairman of the Advisory Committee for the Solar Car Challenge Foundation, is the current National Space Foundation Educator of the Year, mentors a NASA Hunch program, coaches a drone racing team, and fosters the inventive spirit in teachers and students all over the United States. Mark has been at Saint Thomas Academy for 29 years and has taught Physics, Chemistry and Engineering.

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Events featuring Mark Westlake

Mar 5, 2019
1:30pm — 3:30pm
Presented by
The Lemelson Foundation

Events featuring Mark Westlake

Mar 5, 2019
1:30pm — 3:30pm
Presented by
The Lemelson Foundation