The International Symposium for Personal and Commercial Spaceflight (ISPCS) is the industry’s leading gathering for entrepreneurs and policy makers creating the emerging market of private access to space.
With local food banks facing severe shortages of nonperishable items, federal employees nationwide were challenged to step up and meet this need by gathering 2 million pounds of food for hungry families.
It was a bright blue, beautiful New Mexico day, perfect for commemorating a historical event.
JJ Perez recently took time out to volunteer at Ysleta Elementary in El Paso.
Last week was Mad Scientist Week at Hermosa Heights Elementary for a summer program “enrich the kids.” And, yes, NASA White Sands Test Facility’s veteran employee George Aldrich took the bait when Program Director Angie Montes asked him to present again for the third year in a row.
Denzil Burnam has worked at the NASA White Sands Test Facility as a Safety Engineer since 1994, but it is his personal interest as a rocket hobbyist that intersects with both work and play.
NASA’s Summer of Innovation (SoI) program is designed to stimulate student interest in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM).
Kenny McCardle has worked at NASA White Sands Test Facility (WSTF) since 1966. Currently, he works as a Technical Specialist in the Laboratories Department.
Although George Aldrich possesses a great work ethic, has worked for NASA’s Space Shuttle Program at the White Sands Test Facility near Las Cruces, NM for 37 years,
What is Mercer School? It is a private school located in Las Cruces, NM and it has about 20 students who enjoy the small classrooms and the learning opportunities.
How do you spend your weekend? For some people it is spent with chores around the yard or house, but for WSTF employees, a weekend day was spent helping young girls plan for future careers in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM).
"George is a really interesting guy. He obviously enjoys his job,” says Logan Ream, an Universities Space Research Association (USRA) student, who is currently assigned to the NASA White Sands Test Facility’s (WSTF) Propulsion Test department.
White Sands Test Facility (WSTF) celebrated the talented, imaginative employees whose unique ideas led to new discoveries and innovative ways to meet challenges.
Transform Your World. Shape your Life. Shape your Future.” seemed to be a perfect fit for the 2011 University of Texas El Paso Leadership Conference.
Recently, Aaron Pacheco volunteered to attend Gadsden Independent Public Schools’ Career Fair as a representative of the White Sands Test Facility.
Milton Windler served as an Apollo Flight Director on Apollo Missions 8, 10, 12, 13, 14, and 15 before retiring from NASA in 1987.
The purpose of the Share Fair is to publicize the benefits of learning science to the general public and inspire them to pursue family oriented science activities.