UHD Delegation Visits Johnson Space Center
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UHD Delegation Visits Johnson Space Center

A delegation of University of Houston-Downtown faculty and staff members ventured to NASA’s Johnson Space Center (JSC) to tour the facility (including Mission Control and the Virtual Reality Lab) and discuss the University’s upcoming ISS In-Flight Education Downlink with astronaut Joseph M. Acaba. UHD representatives included Urban Education faculty members Dr. Franklin Allaire and Dr. … Continue reading

UHD Partnering with Astronaut Joe Acaba for Out-of-This-World Learning Experience
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UHD Partnering with Astronaut Joe Acaba for Out-of-This-World Learning Experience

Space is often referred to as the final frontier, but this fall, it will serve as a launch pad for future educators being groomed at the University of Houston-Downtown (UHD). Thanks to a collaboration with NASA’s Johnson Space Center Office of Education and astronaut Joseph M. (Joe) Acaba, UHD Urban Education students will look to … Continue reading