UNC Pembroke Rocket Team Members

NC Space Grant Announces 2021-22 Team Experience Award Winners

December 2, 2021 | Jordan Prosser

Above: The University of North Carolina at Pembroke’s Rocket Team will compete in the NASA First Nations Launch Competition. NC Space Grant is excited to announce the winners of this year’s Team Experience and Competition...

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2021-22 MSI STEM Bridge and New Pathways Program Scholars Selected

November 24, 2021 | Jordan Prosser

The scholarships were created for students at Minority-Serving Institutions, whose graduates have been traditionally underrepresented in STEM....

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2021-22 Pre-Service Teachers Education Scholars Announced

November 23, 2021 | Jordan Prosser

These teachers-in-training will gain unique access to NASA education specialists and materials, to help them bring NASA into their future classrooms....

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I’m Picking Up Bad Vibrations: Designing Tools for Safer Jet Engines

September 24, 2021 | Jordan Prosser

In this guest post, Graduate Research Fellow Richard Hollenbach III, a Ph.D. candidate in mechanical engineering at Duke University, shares his research on vibrations in airplane engines....

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2021 NC Space Education Ambassadors Selected

September 20, 2021 | Lee Cannon

NC Space Grant presents 13 new NC Space Education Ambassadors for 2021. NCSEA builds a statewide network of educators delivering NASA content....

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Seeing the Earth for the Forests

September 17, 2021 | Jordan Prosser

Guest post: Ian McGregor is studying geospatial analytics at North Carolina State University. He was selected as an NC Space Grant 2020-21 Graduate Research Fellow. Soon after, he accepted an award from the NASA FINESST...

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Connecting Students with NASA Through Mission Patches

August 24, 2021 | Lee Cannon

The maker of official NASA mission patches, the A-B Emblem company, donated patch collections to NC teachers and made a special patch just for them. ...

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NASA astronaut Zena Cardman delivers the NC Space Symposium keynote via Zoom

NC Space Symposium Features Astronaut & Other Alumni

July 8, 2021 | Lee Cannon

With 275 attendees, 139 of them students, the virtual 2021 NC Space Symposium brought together space enthusiasts from many backgrounds....

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NC Sea & Space Grant Programs Announce New Fellows

June 16, 2021 | Lee Cannon

“The partnership with North Carolina Sea Grant has opened a new range of research topics and techniques for students interested in aerospace, coastal issues or both.”...

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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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