The WSGC newsletter for teachers is out

The July issue of our e-letter for teachers is out! Register now for RoboClimb 2014, the fourth annual ISEC Space Elevator Youth Robotics Competition, and attend their July 26 workshop for design tips and hands-on help. Download one of five citizen science apps and bring the excitement of research into the outdoors, plus an online … Continue reading

Register now for the 2015 student hexacopter challenge

NASA hexacopter

Start getting your team together now for the 2015 ICESat-2 Mission Hexacopter Engineering Challenge at NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center. This challenge will task teams of undergraduates with measuring the height of Earth around us, from tree canopies to bodies of water. The challenge is the first of its kind in a yearly series of … Continue reading

NWIC rocket team successful at NASA rocket launch competition

On April 21, Northwest Indian College’s rocket team, the RPGs, put its rocket to the ultimate test at NASA’s University Student Launch Initiative (USLI) flight competition in Huntsville, Alabama. The students competed with college and university teams from across the nation to see whose rocket could come closest to a 1-mile altitude goal and safely … Continue reading

Grad students: NSF wants your ideas on improving graduate education

The Division of Graduate Education at the National Science Foundation is challenging STEM graduate students across the country to submit innovative ideas to prepare them for tomorrow’s opportunities and challenges. The 2013 Innovation in Graduate Education Challenge will help ensure that graduate students’ voices are part of the larger national dialogue about graduate education modernization. … Continue reading

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