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  • September 01, 2020
  • 1:30 PM
  • YouTube, NASA STEM
‘NASA STEM Stars’ — Blasting Back to School With Former Astronaut Robert Cabana

NASA STEM Stars” is a webchat series that gives students ages 13+ the opportunity to connect with subject matter experts at NASA to learn about STEM careers and related topics.  This special back-to-school episode will feature former astronaut and current NASA’s Kennedy Space Center Director Robert Cabana. From being a colonel in the U.S. Marine Corps, to logging 38 days in space during the shuttle program, and eventually being named the 10th director of Kennedy in Florida, Cabana has had a long and prestigious career in the aerospace industry. Join them as he shares his life lessons and answers your questions from the space coast.

For the live discussion, please click here.  

For more information on the series, including past recordings, please see here.  

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