Please share with your students!!!!
Are you an undergraduate or graduate student who dreams of working for NASA after graduation? Well, guess what, NASA has been dreaming about you, too! So much so that the NASA Office of STEM Engagement has planned an hour-long livestreaming broadcast on NASA TV to tell you all about the future of space work at the Agency and the many paths to get you working there!
You will hear from the head of NASA of himself, Administrator Jim Bridenstine, as well as from working astronauts both on the planet and currently in space on the International Space Station! They might even answer your question live on the air (submit questions here by April 20th: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/Future_of_Space). Young career professionals at NASA will talk to you about the work they are doing and how they made it to NASA. So as you engage in your hectic end-of-semester projects and final exams, consider scheduling one of your breaks to focus on your future and why you work so hard to begin with!
When: Monday, April 29, 2019, 1:00 – 2:00 pm CST
What: NASA STEM Presents: The Future of Space, A Live College Broadcast
Where: Anywhere streaming services are available on NASA TV (https://www.nasa.gov/multimedia/nasatv/#public)
Where else: Louisiana Space Grant Affiliates are hosting watch parties around the state! In the Baton Rouge area, you can join us at the Highland Road Park Observatory from 12:30-3:00 pm. BREC's HRPO will provide light refreshments, multi-screen viewing, optional tours & solar viewing, and staff from both HRPO and LaSPACE will share opportunities available to you to perform NASA-relevant research and experiential activities! Please RSVP here: Facebook Invite.
If you've arranged a watch party, please share with us all AND please register so we can keep track (https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/Space_Grant_Future_of_Space) of all watch parties across the country. Let's lead the way in Louisiana!
Colleen H. Fava, Assistant Director
Louisiana Space Grant Consortium (LaSPACE) / NASA EPSCoR
Louisiana State University
364 Nicholson Hall, Tower Drive
Baton Rouge, LA 70803-4001
firstname.lastname@example.org Office: 225.578.8680