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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Announcing New Space Ambassador Program for Teachers

June 30, 2020 | 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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Theurer speaks at the 2019 annual American Geophysical Union (AGU) Fall Meeting in San Francisco. He delivered a presentation at NOAA's booth on the satellite technology NOAA uses and the products they can create from these satellites.

HAB Team Alumnus Peers at Earth Remotely from Above

June 4, 2020 | Lee Cannon

From launching high-altitude balloons to working on NOAA satellite data projects, Ryan Theurer is building an exciting space science career....

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Space Grant Independent Evaluation Solicitation

May 8, 2020 | Lee Cannon

The NASA Office of STEM Engagement has recently released the Space Grant Independent Evaluation Solicitation.  The full Request for Proposals can be found HERE.  A summary of this opportunity can be found below.  General Overview...

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The Greatest Show on the East Coast

April 14, 2020 | Lee Cannon

The Outer Albemarle Peninsula offers some of the darkest skies on the U.S. Atlantic seaboard, with sites for unsurpassed nightscape and stargazing....

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2020 NC Space Symposium Canceled

March 11, 2020 | Lee Cannon

A message from our director: Greetings NC Space Grant Community, In light of NC State University’s announcement today of new policies, NC Space Grant is canceling the 2020 NC Space Symposium that had been set for...

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Big SkillsUSA Wins for NC Community College Students

March 3, 2020 | Lee Cannon

After winning in the state level SkillsUSA championship, NC Space Grant-supported Edgecombe Community College earned national titles....

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