The 2018-19 pre-service education scholars explore NASA Langley Research Center in Virginia

STEM Pre-Service Education Scholarship Recipients Announced for 2019-20

November 14, 2019 | Lee Cannon

NC Space Grant is proud to announce the recipients of the STEM Pre-Service Teacher Education Scholarships for the 2019-20 academic year. ...

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Teams Selected for NC Space Grant 2019-20 Team Experience and Competition Award

November 13, 2019 | Lee Cannon

NC Space Grant is pleased to announce the winners of this year’s Team Experience and Competition Awards, which help undergraduate teams participate in STEM competitions. ...

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Two Students Selected for New STEM Bridge Scholarships

November 12, 2019 | Lee Cannon

NC Space Grant has selected recipients for the inaugural STEM Bridge Scholarship for Minority-Serving Institution Students. Congratulations to the new scholars!...

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The Ghost Hunters

October 31, 2019 | Lee Cannon

Using remote sensing technology, Melinda Martinez and Emily Ury are investigating the mysteries underlying coastal ghost forests. What Happened? “When you’re driving to the coast or the Outer Banks, you’ll see dead trunks and stumps...

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Local Teachers Train to Enhance Lessons with Geospatial Tools

September 6, 2019 | Lee Cannon

By Rachel Erickson and Lee Cannon In July, 12 teachers from Durham County schools gathered to hear from NC State’s Center for Geospatial Analytics faculty how to utilize Geographic Information Systems (GIS) and Geospatial Technologies...

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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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Three Funding Opportunities Open, Including One Brand-New Scholarship

August 29, 2019 | Lee Cannon

NC Space Grant has opened the STEM Bridge and Pre-Service Teachers Fellowship programs and the Team Experience Awards for applications....

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Christina Koch, a NASA astronaut and the flight engineer on the International Space Station monitors an AstroBee robot. Photo © NASA Johnson Space Center via Flickr

NC Space Grant Scholar to Speak at NC State Via Downlink

August 8, 2019 | Lee Cannon

NC State University and the North Carolina School of Science and Mathematics will host a live video Q&A on August 30 with NASA astronaut Christina Koch....

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Raven Lauer in front of the Sikorsky CH53K King Stallion helicopter

High-Powered Rocketry Alumnus Takes Off In Dream Job

August 5, 2019 | Lee Cannon

Raven Lauer's love of helicopters propelled him to join an NCSG-supported club, try NCSG's helicopter workshop and take flight as a test flight engineer. ...

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A view of the Pamlico River from the Edgecombe Community College high-altitude balloon

Ballooning Teams Fly High Despite Weather

August 1, 2019 | Lee Cannon

This view of the Pamlico River, taken from the Edgecombe Community College high-altitude balloon, won in the best photo or video competition category. Each year since 2015, the NC Space Grant-supported community college high-altitude ballooning...

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