Stephanie Smith with fellow interns

NC Space Grant Scholarship Recipient Blasts Off Into Rocket Science Career

November 5, 2018 | Lee Cannon

Where Are They Now? If you had caught up with Stephanie Smith (third from right in above photo), a 2015 North Carolina Space Grant supported scholar, in the lab in her Spring 2018 semester at...

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Announcing a new collaboration – LIFT OFF: APOLLO + BEYOND

October 1, 2018 | Lee Cannon

Media members are invited to join us for a Media Mix + Mingle for Liftoff: Apollo + Beyond Marbles Kids Museum201 East Hargett St., Raleigh Saturday, October 13, 11:30 a.m.       Oct. 1, 2018 (RALEIGH, N.C.)...

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Drones Deliver Data on Oyster Reef Health

September 25, 2018 | Lee Cannon

Using aerial imagery from unoccupied aircraft systems, researchers can efficiently assess the condition of oyster reefs....

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Engineering Campers Enjoy Space Activities and Live Q&A With Astronaut 

September 20, 2018 | Lee Cannon

NC Space Grant visited a summer camp in Havelock, NC to give 50 elementary school students a chance to participates in a live Q&A with an astronaut....

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NC Space Grant 2018-19 New Investigators Announced

September 10, 2018 | Lee Cannon

North Carolina Space Grant is pleased to announce the selection of five recipients the New Investigators Program grant awards for the 2018-19 academic year. The New Investigators Program is designed to strengthen North Carolina’s aerospace-related...

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Three New Funding Opportunities Announced

September 4, 2018 | Lee Cannon

NC Space Grant Invites Proposals for Student Research and Training North Carolina Space Grant is pleased to announce the release of three funding opportunities for the 2018-2019 academic year. Community college students, undergraduates studying STEM...

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Lee Cannon Joins NC Space Grant, WRRI and NC Sea Grant Teams

August 29, 2018 | Sandy Canfield

Lee Cannon has joined North Carolina Space Grant as the new communications specialist in charge of crafting messaging and sharing outcomes of the program research, education and outreach to audiences across the state and beyond. She...

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NC Space Grant and NC Sea Grant Announce 2018 Joint Fellowship Opportunity

August 14, 2018 | Lee Cannon

North Carolina Sea Grant and North Carolina Space Grant are inviting applications for their third joint Graduate Research Fellowship Program....

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NC Pre-Service Educators Participate in 5-day MUREP Educator Institute at NASA Langley Research Center

June 6, 2018 | Sandy Canfield

During the week of June 4th, 2018 funding from NASA Minority University Research and Education Project (MUREP) provided the opportunity for Minority Serving Institutions (MSIs) to participate in a 5-day MUREP Educator Institute at NASA...

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Former NC Space Grant Student Awardee is Going to Space!

May 24, 2018 | Sandy Canfield

NASA astronauts Christina Hammock Koch has been assigned to spaceflights scheduled to launch in 2019. According to a recent NASA announcement, Astronaut Koch has been assigned to Expedition 59/60, which is set to launch to the International...

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