Professor Karen Farizatto (left) and 2021-22 Undergraduate Research Scholarship recipient, Jared Tuton (right), review protein quantification results at the University of North Carolina Pembroke Biotech Research and Training Center (BRTC).

Scholars & Fellows Embark on 2021-22 Research Projects

June 8, 2021 | Lee Cannon

Above: Professor Karen Farizatto (left) and 2021-22 Undergraduate Research Scholarship recipient, Jared Tuton (right), review protein quantification results at the University of North Carolina Pembroke Biotech Research and Training Center (BRTC). NC Space Grant is...

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Three 2021 interns in a row, Alexandria Rivera, Mariam Shah and Patrick Wilson

New NASA & Industry Internships Kick Off

June 2, 2021 | Lee Cannon

NC Space Grant is proud to announce the 2021 class of summer interns, who will work at NASA centers and the HyperSizer software company....

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An astronaut uses the ARED machine on the International Space Station.

Making Connections: Space Exploration Advances Health Sciences Research

May 18, 2021 | Lee Cannon

In this guest post, NC State student Reagan Perry explores the intersection of health research and space research....

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Space Ambassador Program for Teachers Opens Again

May 5, 2021 | Lee Cannon

“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.”...

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NC Teachers Selected for New Ambassadors Program

October 1, 2020 | Lee Cannon

Meet the 15 teachers selected as the first cohort of the North Carolina Space Education Ambassadors (NCSEA) program....

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Fellow’s Study Finds Spreading Ghost Forests on NC Coast May Contribute to Climate Change

September 28, 2020 | Lee Cannon

A new study has found the spread of ghost forests across a coastal region of North Carolina may have implications for global warming....

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Stephanie Smith, a 2015 NC Space Grant scholar, now works at United Launch Alliance (ULA), the NASA commercial partner that provided the Atlas V rocket, which launched the Perseverance rover on its mission to Mars on July 30, 2020.

Catching Up with Stephanie Smith, ULA Engineer, on Mars 2020 Project

September 7, 2020 | Lee Cannon

A 2015 NC Space Grant scholar talks about her job at ULA, how she contributed to the Mars 2020 mission, and the recent launch of the Perseverance rover....

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Team Experience and Competition Awards Now Open

August 31, 2020 | Lee Cannon

NC Space Grant awards funding to undergraduate/graduate STEM teams to help them participate in national competitions from NASA or other STEM organizations....

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Scholarship for STEM Students at MSIs Offered a Second Year

August 24, 2020 | Lee Cannon

To encourage talented students from traditionally underserved and underrepresented populations (e.g., women, minorities and persons with disabilities) to pursue STEM related careers, NC Space Grant is excited to offer the STEM Bridge Scholarship for Minority-Serving...

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2020-21 Opportunity for Future STEM Teachers

August 20, 2020 | Lee Cannon

NC Space Grant is pleased to offer this opportunity for pre-service teachers for the 2020-21 academic year. ...

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