Amazing Astronaut: Cardman to Share Success at NC Space Symposium

April 12, 2021 | Katie Mosher

Zena Cardman’s love of science is out-of-this world. And that’s exactly where the NASA astronaut will be before long. But first, she will be the keynote speaker for the NC Space Symposium on April 16. ...

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NC Space Symposium to Host Astronaut Zena Cardman

March 19, 2021 | Jordan Prosser

Registration is open for the 2021 NC Space Symposium on April 16 that will feature a keynote address from NASA astronaut Zena Cardman. Hosted by NC Space Grant, the event will run from 1 to...

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Strength in Nanoscience

December 21, 2020 | Melinda Martinez

Read about Jeffrey Alston, Haley Harrison and their team's research in nanoscience and engineering. ...

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Jennifer Adams: Teacher Turned Student Turned Engineer

December 14, 2020 | Jordan Prosser

Catch up with Jennifer Adams, an engineer at ULA funded by NC Space Grant during her NASA internship and rocketry team experiences....

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MSI STEM Bridge Scholars for 2020-21 Announced

November 30, 2020 | Jordan Prosser

NC Space Grant announces the Minority-Serving Institution STEM Bridge Scholars for 2020-21....

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Announcing the Winners of the Team Experience and Competition Awards

November 19, 2020 | Jordan Prosser

NC Space Grant is pleased to announce the winners of the 2020-2021 Team Experience and Competition Awards....

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NC Space Grant Announces STEM Pre-Service Teacher Education Scholars 2020-21

November 12, 2020 | Jordan Prosser

NC Space Grant is pleased to announce the recipients of the STEM Pre-Service Teacher Education Scholarships for the 2020-21 academic year. These teachers-in-training will experience unique access to NASA education specialists and materials, to prepare...

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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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