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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NC Space Grant Announces 2020 Faculty Research Grant Awardees

July 16, 2020 | Rachel Erickson

NC Space Grant is pleased to announce the four recipients of the 2020 Faculty Research Grants. These faculty members will be examining topics in mechanical, materials, biomedical and aerospace engineering, and are aiming to make...

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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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