National Engineers Week
March 17, 2003
A city of the future --"Candeo Glacia" -- designed by students from Mission Middle School in Bellevue, NB, won the eleventh annualNational Engineers WeekFuture City Competition™. Students Megan Horton, Casey Laski and Mitchell Laski (yes, they are twins) teamed up with their teacher Susan Hester and engineer mentor Lt. Commander Freddie Bazen of the U.S. Navy. Candeo Glacia, located on the South Carolina coast, offers unlimited opportunity, high quality living, and innovative technology. Its name means "glowing ice," referring to the hydrogen fuel extracted from underwater methane deposits.