Freddya Briggs, a Dollarway High School senior and Navy ROTC cadet, has been selected to participate in the 2012 Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) seminar at the University of San Diego in San Diego, Calif., July 15-21.

Freddya Briggs, a Dollarway High School senior and Navy ROTC cadet, has been selected to participate in the 2012 Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) seminar at the University of San Diego in San Diego, Calif., July 15-21.

She is among 160 cadets selected from about 84,000 students in the Navy Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps (ROTC) program in the United States.

Students will have the opportunity to learn about civilian and military careers as well as learn about STEM subjects on a college level.

Briggs is the daughter of Sheila L. Briggs.