Both Lee and Welheim encouraged students to study science and math and to learn more about the International Space Station, which can teach students about robotics, amazing images of space and new ways of collecting data.
Welheim was born in Redwood City and now lives in San Carlos. He has spent over 36 days in space and was a part of three space flights during his career. He has a strong background in flight test engineering.
Photo by Stephen Brooks, Jr.