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    • Save the Date: Annual Wisconsin Space Conference
      Please join us for the 34th Annual Wisconsin Space Conference on Friday, August 9 at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee.  Special guest speaker, Michell Thaller, Assistant Director for Science Communication at NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center and Waukesha, WI native will discuss the United States’ “Return to the Moon.”  Registration for the event will open soon. 

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    • Mileage Reimbursement Rate Updated
      Effective January 1, 2024, Wisconsin Space Grant Consortium will adopt the new IRS mileage rate of .67 per mile.

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WSGC Student Spotlight: Alec DiGirolamo

May 08, 2022

Congratulations to this week’s #WSGCStudentSpotlight, Alec DiGirolamo! Alec is the recipient of a Second Stage Space Sciences Award.

Alec DiGirolamo is a sophomore computer science and physics major at Carthage College. His focus is on artificial intelligence research and aerospace engineering. He is involved in multiple projects at Carthage including Magneto-active Slosh Control (MaSC) and research into image compression using neural networks. Alec is also involved in the music program at Carthage and the Carthage Rock Climbing Club. For the future, Alec plans on continuing research in artificial intelligence and aerospace or astronautical engineering.

Congratulations Alec, and best of luck to you in your future!


Wisconsin Space Grant Consortium

    WSGC NEWS

    • Save the Date: Annual Wisconsin Space Conference
      Please join us for the 34th Annual Wisconsin Space Conference on Friday, August 9 at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee.  Special guest speaker, Michell Thaller, Assistant Director for Science Communication at NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center and Waukesha, WI native will discuss the United States’ “Return to the Moon.”  Registration for the event will open soon. 

      More >

    • Mileage Reimbursement Rate Updated
      Effective January 1, 2024, Wisconsin Space Grant Consortium will adopt the new IRS mileage rate of .67 per mile.

      More >

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