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Minot State University: Pre-service teacher workshop

Categories: ND NASA Space Grant Consortium

The NDSGC met with Minot State University students and led a pre-service teacher workshop on October 7th, 2022. We conducted three hands-on activities and introduced the various NASA- and ND-based educator opportunities. Activities from the sessionĀ  Pocket Solar System Thermal Mapping on Mars Strange New Planet Here are some helpful links: The Google Slides presentation […]

Office Manager Job Opening: ND Space Grant and ND NASA EPSCoR

Categories: Home Page News, ND NASA EPSCoR, ND NASA Space Grant Consortium, Space Studies

The NASA Offices at UND are hiring! The North Dakota Space Grant Consortium (NDSGC) and ND NASA EPSCoR Offices at UND are hiring a part-time office manager to assist with administrative tasks (e.g. mailing, invoicing, processing stipends/reimbursements, etc.). Details: Part-time, 19 hours/week Skills: Organization, Communication, Technology Pay: $18/hr Applications due: Oct. 5th Link to Flyer […]

ND NASA EPSCoR Research Request for Pre-Proposals – NASA EPSCoR CAN

Categories: ND NASA EPSCoR

Congratulations to the following pre-proposal on selection to move forward for full consideration to NASA: Keith Crisman, Department of Space Studies, UND, “Human Factor Analysis of Space Crop Cultivation Methods and Interactions”   Overview: In response to the NASA Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO) EPSCoR Research Announcement Number: NNH23ZHA001C, the North Dakota NASA EPSCoR (Established […]

ND NASA EPSCoR Research Awards Selected

Categories: ND NASA EPSCoR

The following awards have been selected for funding for the 2022 – 2023 RID call. Congratulations! Dr. Hallie Chelmo, Mechanical Engineering, UND; Research Title: ND NASA EPSCoR: Laboratory Measurements of Atmospheric Aerosols with Single Particle Resolution Dr. Omid Beik, Electrical and Computer Engineering, NDSU; Research Title: Study of Multiphase Magnetics and Controls for MW-Scale Generator […]

Morgen W.V. Burke Memorial Graduate Fellowship Endowment

Categories: Earth System Science & Policy, Home Page News

Dr. Morgan Burke earned his MS in Geography and his Ph.D. in Earth System Science and Policy at UND. Morgen is remembered as a kind and gentle person who gave freely of his time to assist faculty and fellow students overcome technical issues related to research projects. This Fellowship will support graduate students in Geography […]

Represent NASA in ND!

Categories: ND NASA Space Grant Consortium

TheĀ North Dakota Space Grant Consortium (NDSGC) is now accepting applications for the STEM Ambassador Program, a program established to promote Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) across North Dakota. This program employs undergrad and graduate students at any NDSGC affiliate school. STEM Ambassadors host STEM activities for North Dakota students, families, and communities. STEM Ambassadors […]

Testing Spacesuit Fabrics for Mars

Categories: Space Studies

The Department of Space Studies at UND is working with the University of Florida on an experiment that can bring insights into how the conditions on Mars will affect spacesuit fabrics. Dr. Andrew Schuerger from the University of Florida developed a Mars environmental chamber that simulates the pressure, temperature, atmospheric composition, and radiation on the […]

ND NASA EPSCoR Research and Travel RFP – Summer 2022

Categories: ND NASA EPSCoR

Overview: North Dakota NASA EPSCoR (Established Program to Stimulate Competitive Research) is soliciting proposals from faculty at affiliate institutions for Research Seed Grant funding and Travel Grant Funding. Funding must contribute to the completion of NASA relevant research designed to promote and expand particular NASA research sub disciplines in North Dakota.   The purpose of […]