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Climate Change and Resistance to Antibiotics

September 21, 2022 | cclower

Antibiotic-resistant bacteria are a serious public health issue. Maya Hoon, recipient of the NC Space and Sea Grant joint fellowship, talks about her work examining how heavy metals in surface water and climate change may be linked to an increase in antibiotic-resistant bacteria in the Neuse River Basin....

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Planting Seeds of Curiosity: NASA’s Plant the Moon Challenge

September 19, 2022 | Michelle Yu

North Carolina Space Grant is among partners working with the Virginia Space Grant Consortium for student projects in the NASA Space Grant Plant the Moon Challenge. The new project is one of four national awards announced through NASA Space Grant KIDS to provide experiences and lessons about NASA’s Artemis mission to return human explorers to the Moon and to Mars. ...

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Countdown Complete: Future Teachers can Apply for NASA Scholarships now!

September 7, 2022 | pebenisr

University juniors and seniors planning a teaching career can apply for NASA scholarships and professional training from NC Space Grant. The deadline is Oct. 17 for the 2022-2023 academic year. Selected students receive $3,500 to...

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Ready, Set, Compete! Apply for a Team Competition Award

September 7, 2022 | pebenisr

NC Space Grant’s annual Team Experience and Competition Awards are now open. Undergraduate, community college and graduate students can propose collaborative team experiences that build toward a future competition. Awarded teams receive grants of up...

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Apply for an MSI STEM Scholarship

September 6, 2022 | pebenisr

Students at Minority Serving Institutions (MSI) in the state can now apply for NC Space Grant opportunities to support them as they begin journeys to lead future STEM — science, technology, engineering, and mathematics — efforts in the state and beyond.  ...

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