Bowie youth named Scholar of the Week -- Gazette.Net


Damani Eubanks, a senior at Charles H. Flowers High School in Springdale, was named Prince George’s County Public Schools Scholar of the Week on Nov. 4.

Eubanks, 17, of Bowie is currently an intern at the National Aeronautics and Space Administration’s Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, he said.

He is enrolled in his school’s Science and Technology Program, one of three in the county, he said, and is creating a science, technology, engineering and mathematics education fair that he hopes to hold next spring for elementary students.

Since second grade, Eubanks, son of the county’s school board chairman, said he has hoped to become an environmental scientist. He is applying to colleges and hopes to attend the University of Maryland, Baltimore County, he said.

Eubanks holds a 4.03 GPA, according to a county school press release.