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NC Space Grant Hosts Astronaut Zena Cardman
On April 16, NC Space Grant hosted the virtual 2021 NC Space Symposium, featuring a keynote address from NASA astronaut Zena Cardman, as well as talks from current and former NC Space Grant fellows and scholars and space industry professionals. “Our symposium celebrates current students, alumni and partners who offer insight for career pathways,” notes Susan White, NC Space Grant’s executive director.
What is NC Space Grant?
NC Space Grant is a consortium of academic institutions that promote, develop and support aeronautics and space-related science, engineering and technology education and training in North Carolina. We partner with NASA, industry, nonprofit organizations and state government agencies to conduct programs designed to equip the current and future aerospace workforce of North Carolina.
NASA Interns Gain Valuable Skills
Spring 2021 NC Space Grant-funded NASA interns, Nick Syracause, Arjon Del Rosario, and Danyale Berry share their experiences and words of wisdom.
Space Ambassador Program for Teachers Opens Again
“We're excited to build a network of K-12 teacher ambassadors who are poised to bring a NASA education to students across the state.”
Amazing Astronaut: Cardman to Share Success at NC Space Symposium
Zena Cardman’s love of science is out-of-this world. And that’s exactly where the NASA astronaut will be before long. But first, she will be the keynote speaker for the NC Space Symposium on April 16. ...