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Local high school Junior ROTC units participate in Diversity Outreach Day

Cooper Simmons, St. Martin High School Junior ROTC student, wears a firefighter helmet during the Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics Diversity Outreach Day at the fuel cell hangar Sept. 16, 2016 on Keesler Air Force Base, Miss. The event consisted of nine Mississippi gulf coast high school Junior ROTC units and science students viewing an 81st Security Forces Squadron military working dog demonstration, participating in a pull-up competition and visiting informative booths about Air Force opportunities and accession requirements with an emphasis on STEM. (U.S. Air Force photo by Kemberly Groue/Released)

Cooper Simmons, St. Martin High School Junior ROTC student, wears a firefighter helmet during the Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics Diversity Outreach Day at the fuel cell hangar Sept. 16, 2016 on Keesler Air Force Base, Miss. The event consisted of nine Mississippi gulf coast high school Junior ROTC units and science students viewing an 81st Security Forces Squadron military working dog demonstration, participating in a pull-up competition and visiting informative booths about Air Force opportunities and accession requirements with an emphasis on STEM. (U.S. Air Force photo by Kemberly Groue/Released)

Col. C. Mike Smith, 81st Training Wing vice commander, delivers welcoming remarks to high school students during the Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics Diversity Outreach Day at the fuel cell hangar Sept. 16, 2016 on Keesler Air Force Base, Miss. The event consisted of nine Mississippi gulf coast high school Junior ROTC units and science students viewing an 81st Security Forces Squadron military working dog demonstration, participating in a pull-up competition and visiting informative booths about Air Force opportunities and accession requirements with an emphasis on STEM. (U.S. Air Force photo by Kemberly Groue/Released)

Col. C. Mike Smith, 81st Training Wing vice commander, delivers welcoming remarks to high school students during the Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics Diversity Outreach Day at the fuel cell hangar Sept. 16, 2016 on Keesler Air Force Base, Miss. The event consisted of nine Mississippi gulf coast high school Junior ROTC units and science students viewing an 81st Security Forces Squadron military working dog demonstration, participating in a pull-up competition and visiting informative booths about Air Force opportunities and accession requirements with an emphasis on STEM. (U.S. Air Force photo by Kemberly Groue/Released)

Staff Sgt. Nicole Richards, 81st Medical Operations Squadron respiratory therapy NCO in charge, provides an overview on the critical care air transport team capabilities during the Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics Diversity Outreach Day at the fuel cell hangar Sept. 16, 2016 on Keesler Air Force Base, Miss. The event consisted of nine Mississippi gulf coast high school Junior ROTC units and science students viewing an 81st Security Forces Squadron military working dog demonstration, participating in a pull-up competition and visiting informative booths about Air Force opportunities and accession requirements with an emphasis on STEM. (U.S. Air Force photo by Kemberly Groue/Released)

Staff Sgt. Nicole Richards, 81st Medical Operations Squadron respiratory therapy NCO in charge, provides an overview on the critical care air transport team capabilities during the Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics Diversity Outreach Day at the fuel cell hangar Sept. 16, 2016 on Keesler Air Force Base, Miss. The event consisted of nine Mississippi gulf coast high school Junior ROTC units and science students viewing an 81st Security Forces Squadron military working dog demonstration, participating in a pull-up competition and visiting informative booths about Air Force opportunities and accession requirements with an emphasis on STEM. (U.S. Air Force photo by Kemberly Groue/Released)

Master Sgt. Donald Maloid, 403rd Maintenance Squadron propulsion technician, provides an overview of a AE2100 D3 Rolls Royce Turbo prop engine during the Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics Diversity Outreach Day at the fuel cell hangar Sept. 16, 2016 on Keesler Air Force Base, Miss. The event consisted of nine Mississippi gulf coast high school Junior ROTC units and science students viewing an 81st Security Forces Squadron military working dog demonstration, participating in a pull-up competition and visiting informative booths about Air Force opportunities and accession requirements with an emphasis on STEM. (U.S. Air Force photo by Kemberly Groue/Released)

Master Sgt. Donald Maloid, 403rd Maintenance Squadron propulsion technician, provides an overview of a AE2100 D3 Rolls Royce Turbo prop engine during the Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics Diversity Outreach Day at the fuel cell hangar Sept. 16, 2016 on Keesler Air Force Base, Miss. The event consisted of nine Mississippi gulf coast high school Junior ROTC units and science students viewing an 81st Security Forces Squadron military working dog demonstration, participating in a pull-up competition and visiting informative booths about Air Force opportunities and accession requirements with an emphasis on STEM. (U.S. Air Force photo by Kemberly Groue/Released)

Harrison Central High School Junior ROTC students cheer on a fellow cadet during a pull-up competition during the Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics Diversity Outreach Day at the fuel cell hangar Sept. 16, 2016 on Keesler Air Force Base, Miss. The event also consisted of nine Mississippi gulf coast high school Junior ROTC units and science students viewing an 81st Security Forces Squadron military working dog demonstration and visiting informative booths about Air Force opportunities and accession requirements with an emphasis on STEM. (U.S. Air Force photo by Kemberly Groue/Released)

Harrison Central High School Junior ROTC students cheer on a fellow cadet during a pull-up competition during the Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics Diversity Outreach Day at the fuel cell hangar Sept. 16, 2016 on Keesler Air Force Base, Miss. The event also consisted of nine Mississippi gulf coast high school Junior ROTC units and science students viewing an 81st Security Forces Squadron military working dog demonstration and visiting informative booths about Air Force opportunities and accession requirements with an emphasis on STEM. (U.S. Air Force photo by Kemberly Groue/Released)

U.S. Marine Lance Cpl. Sarah Tedford, Keesler Marine Detachment student, shows Elizabeth Zelaya, D’Iberville High School Junior ROTC student, her remaining time to hang on the pull-up bar during a pull-up competition at the Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics Diversity Outreach Day in the fuel cell hangar Sept. 16, 2016 on Keesler Air Force Base, Miss. The event also consisted of nine Mississippi gulf coast high school Junior ROTC units and science students viewing an 81st Security Forces Squadron military working dog demonstration and visiting informative booths about Air Force opportunities and accession requirements with an emphasis on STEM. (U.S. Air Force photo by Kemberly Groue/Released)

U.S. Marine Lance Cpl. Sarah Tedford, Keesler Marine Detachment student, shows Elizabeth Zelaya, D’Iberville High School Junior ROTC student, her remaining time to hang on the pull-up bar during a pull-up competition at the Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics Diversity Outreach Day in the fuel cell hangar Sept. 16, 2016 on Keesler Air Force Base, Miss. The event also consisted of nine Mississippi gulf coast high school Junior ROTC units and science students viewing an 81st Security Forces Squadron military working dog demonstration and visiting informative booths about Air Force opportunities and accession requirements with an emphasis on STEM. (U.S. Air Force photo by Kemberly Groue/Released)

KEESLER AIR FORCE BASE, Miss. -- Cooper Simmons, St. Martin High School Junior ROTC student, wears a firefighter helmet during the Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics Diversity Outreach Day at the fuel cell hangar Sept. 16, 2016 on Keesler Air Force Base, Miss. The event consisted of nine Mississippi gulf coast high school Junior ROTC units and science students viewing an 81st Security Forces Squadron military working dog demonstration, participating in a pull-up competition and visiting informative booths about Air Force opportunities and accession requirements with an emphasis on STEM. (U.S. Air Force photo by Kemberly Groue/Released)