Alex Knoedler ’18 is pursuing his passion for flying as an AeroAstro student and a Squadron Cadet Commander in the Air Force Reserve Officers Training Corps (AFROTC), striving to fly fighter jets as a combat or test pilot and ultimately taking this experience to the astronaut corps at NASA.
All the kids came running up to me. Their eyes were fixated on the measuring tape and the camera that I was carrying. Their happiness reminded me of the days when I used to get a school uniform from my family once every two years. We counted a total of 53 students and took their measurements for the school uniform: shirt and pant for boys and shirt and skirt for girls.