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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Previous graduate fellowship recipients Melinda Martinez and Emily Ury take greenhouse gas emission measurements in a forested wetland.

NC Sea & Space Grants’ Joint Graduate Fellowship Seeking Applicants

January 14, 2021 | Jordan Prosser

Applications are now open for the 2021-22 Sea-Space Grant Joint Graduate Fellowship program. ...

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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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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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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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NASA Kennedy Interns Spent Spring Studying Gases

May 17, 2020 | Rachel Erickson

Above: Danielle Chasten and Simone Blaylock pose for a photo with professional football player, R. Joshua Dobbs of the Jacksonville Jaguars, who spoke during their spring internship at NASA Kennedy Space Center about his experiences...

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Big SkillsUSA Wins for NC Community College Students

March 3, 2020 | Lee Cannon

After winning in the state level SkillsUSA championship, NC Space Grant-supported Edgecombe Community College earned national titles....

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Teams Selected for NC Space Grant 2019-20 Team Experience and Competition Award

November 13, 2019 | Lee Cannon

NC Space Grant is pleased to announce the winners of this year’s Team Experience and Competition Awards, which help undergraduate teams participate in STEM competitions. ...

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Inaugural SPACE Symposium a Great Success

April 25, 2019 | Lee Cannon

Turnout far exceeded expectation, making this first symposium a big success. ...

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Astronaut Koch trains for the launch.

North Carolina Space Grant Scholar Launches to ISS

March 11, 2019 | Lee Cannon

By Katelyn Vause Christina Hammock Koch, an NC State alumna, NASA astronaut and recipient of a North Carolina Space Grant undergraduate research scholarship, will launch to the International Space Station (ISS) on March 14 at...

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