The Astrobotany Lab crew preparing to share their research at the National Space Grant Program's 30th Anniversary Celebration.

WSSU Astrobotany Lab Shows NASA Kennedy Their Skills

July 7, 2020 | Rachel Erickson

Students from WSSU’s Astrobotany Lab and their faculty advisor, Rafael Loureiro, spent spring break at NASA Kennedy’s Food Production Lab....

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Ashley Roberts enjoying some free time hiking in the Australian Outback.

Career Spotlight: Ashley Roberts, Three-Time Scholar

July 2, 2020 | Rachel Erickson

Ashley Roberts proves that determination, big dreams and the support of NC Space Grant can launch a student into a career spanning the globe....

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(left to right) Olivia Sessoms, Shayla Chavis and Benjamin Kaiser are three of the 31 graduate and undergraduate students NC Space Grant is supporting for the 2020-21 academic year.

Congrats to the 2020-21 Undergrad Scholars and Graduate Fellows

June 25, 2020 | Rachel Erickson

North Carolina Space Grant is excited to announce the 2020-21 Undergraduate Research Scholars and Graduate Research Fellows, from schools across the state....

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Introducing the 2020 NC Sea Grant – NC Space Grant Fellow

June 19, 2020 | Rachel Erickson

North Carolina Sea Grant and NC Space Grant announce selection of a new graduate student researcher, Shannon Ricci, for their 2020-21 joint fellowship....

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Career Spotlight: Keith Parker, 2008 Scholar

June 11, 2020 | Rachel Erickson

NC Space Grant 2008 Undergraduate Research Scholar Keith Parker built technical and professional skills beginning at NASA Kennedy Space Center....

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2020 Class of Summer Interns Begins in New Format

May 28, 2020 | Rachel Erickson

Above, left to right, new 2020 summer interns Chloe Schneider, Auston Gray and Bryce Abbott begin their internships soon, along with 11 others at multiple NASA centers and programs and the HyperSizer Corporation. North Carolina...

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NASA Kennedy Interns Spent Spring Studying Gases

May 17, 2020 | Rachel Erickson

Above: Danielle Chasten and Simone Blaylock pose for a photo with professional football player, R. Joshua Dobbs of the Jacksonville Jaguars, who spoke during their spring internship at NASA Kennedy Space Center about his experiences...

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Bramblett and Jones speak via video call with NASA Glenn scientist, Nancy Hall.

STEM Bridge Scholarship Introduces Students to NASA

April 10, 2020 | Rachel Erickson

NC Space Grant issued its first STEM Bridge Scholarships for Minority-Serving Institution Students to provide support for talented underserved students....

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2nd Annual Ultimate UAV Competition Takes Flight

February 10, 2020 | Rachel Erickson

On November 16, high school Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) teams attended the Second Annual Ultimate UAV Competition Blastoff at the Craven Community College-NC State campus in Havelock, North Carolina.  This NC Space Grant-funded event was...

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NASA and Special Education Community Will Host Educator Trek Workshop at NC Museum of Natural Sciences

September 3, 2019 | Rachel Erickson

North Carolina Space Grant will offer a professional development workshop for educators of exceptional students on Oct. 14–15 at the North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences....

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