St. Mary’s Ryken engineering scholar builds bridge for school’s cross country team

Although she graduates this year from St. Mary’s Ryken High School in Leonardtown, Maryland, Kathleen Cain has built a bridge with – and for – the school that will last long after she departs her alma mater.

The future engineer constructed a bridge on the St. Mary’s County campus that the school’s cross country team uses. She used her knowledge from her four years in the Ryken Scholars Engineering Program to replace the former bridge that was destroyed when a tree fell on it.

Continue here