FIRST LEGO League team, the Space Invaders, show their medals

Local Students Talk to NASA Astronaut, Build Robots

January 22, 2019 | Lee Cannon

Above photo: David Drive Middle School students and members of the local FIRST LEGO League team, the Space Invaders: Back row, left to right: Advisor Hemlata Kothawale, Navya Alva, Arya Pathare, Shrusti Gandas, Vatsal Bhakar....

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Lift Off NC: Apollo + Beyond Kicks Off!

January 22, 2019 | Lee Cannon

NC Museum of Natural Sciences Hosts Astronomy Days Jan. 26-27 and Begins Statewide Apollo Lunar Landing 50th Anniversary Celebrations....

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NC Space Grant Offering Two Pre-Symposium Presentation Workshops

January 14, 2019 | Lee Cannon

In conjunction with the North Carolina Water Resources Research Institute (WRRI), NCSU Libraries’ Data and Visualization Services, and the NC State Department of Marine Earth and Atmospheric Sciences, NC Space Grant will be offering a...

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NC Sea Grant – NC Space Grant 2019 Fellows Selected

December 11, 2018 | Lee Cannon

The 2019 North Carolina Sea Grant – NC Space Grant Graduate Research Fellows will identify early warning signs of “ghost forests” forming, using drones and remote sensing technology. Melinda Martinez of North Carolina State University...

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2016 and 2018 ballooning logos

NC Space Grant Logo Art Competition Offers $500 Prize

December 7, 2018 | Lee Cannon

NC Space Grant is pleased to offer a student art competition. We are seeking a community college student to provide a logo design for the 2019 Community College High-Altitude Ballooning Team Challenge and Competition. The...

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NC Space Grant Inaugural SPACE Symposium Scheduled for Apr. 4-5, 2019

December 6, 2018 | Lee Cannon

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Team Experience Awards Winners for 2018-19 Released

November 15, 2018 | Lee Cannon

North Carolina Space Grant is pleased to announce the winners of this year’s Team Experience Awards, which help undergraduate teams participate in competitions either sponsored or sanctioned by NASA or other STEM-related organizations. Supported teams...

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Announcing 2018-19 Community College STEM Scholarship Winners

November 15, 2018 | Lee Cannon

North Carolina Space Grant is pleased to name the winners of the 2018-19 Community College STEM Scholarships. The Community College STEM Student Scholarship is a competitive scholarship opportunity for community college students majoring in STEM...

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STEM Pre-Service Teacher Education Scholarship Winners for 2018-19 Released

November 13, 2018 | Lee Cannon

North Carolina Space Grant is pleased to announce the winners of this year’s STEM Pre-Service Teacher Education Scholarships.  For the STEM Pre-Service Teacher Education Scholarship, undergraduates studying to become teachers will have the chance to...

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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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