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  • NASA Academy Logo
    The NASA Academy offers an intense, multi-disciplinary research program that emphasizes collaboration, teamwork, leadership, innovation, and creativity. Academy participants experience research under circumstances similar to those faced by aerospace professionals. Applications are due March 8, 2021.
  • Congratulations to this week’s #WSGCStudentSpotlight, Hailey Smith! Hailey is the recipient of a Women in Aviation Scholarship and is currently a senior studying Economics and Naval Science at Marquette University.
    Dr. Roger Launius, former NASA Chief Historian and National Air and Space Museum Senior Curator, author of more than 20 books and 100 articles on the history of aerospace will present the history of the Apollo program on February 17, 2021, from 12:00-1:00 PM.  
  • My Nuclear Life podcast
    WSGC Research Infrastructure Program alumna, Dr. Shelly Lesher, hosts a nuclear physics-based podcast that focuses on how physics impacts society and society impacts physics. Season 1 is now available.
  • NASA’s SOFIA telescope confirms water on the sunlit and shadowed sides of the moon. Simpson Street Free Press teen author, Makya Rodriguez, age 15, writes about the new evidence of water.


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