NASA Connecticut Space Grant Consortium award helps first-generation college student fulfill engineering dreams

BRIDGEPORT, CT (November 27, 2018)—Genesis Paz was nine when her uncle first showed her the guts of a television. Mesmerized by its motherboard and outsized monitor, she watched carefully as he repaired the appliance. Later, he fixed a computer. She watched that, too. Each time her uncle had something to fix, Paz was by his side, asking questions.