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Press Release – HIGHER ORBITS BRINGS GO FOR LAUNCH! TO LEXINGTON

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Michelle Lucas Higher Orbits 707-893-STAR michelle@HigherOrbits.org   Higher Orbits Brings GO FOR LAUNCH! To Lexington Nonprofit Uses Space Exploration to Foster Student Engagement in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math May 11, 2016—Leesburg, Va.—Higher Orbits today announced that it will host Go For Launch! at Bluegrass Community & Technical College (BCTC) August 5-7, […]

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National Astronaut Day – Celebrating Janice Voss

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Today for National Astronaut Day I certainly want to celebrate Astronaut Janice Voss. Astronaut Janice Voss was chosen in 1990 and flew on a total of 5 space shuttle missions as a Mission Specialist. She jointly holds the record for most spaceflights for a woman. I met Astronaut Janice Voss in what was for me, […]

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Press Release – HIGHER ORBITS BRINGS GO FOR LAUNCH! TO LOUISVILLE

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Michelle Lucas Higher Orbits 707-893-STAR michelle@HigherOrbits.org  HIGHER ORBITS BRINGS GO FOR LAUNCH! TO LOUISVILLE Nonprofit Brings Astronaut to Louisville & Uses Space Exploration to Foster Student Engagement in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math May 3, 2016—Leesburg, Va.—Higher Orbits will host Go For Launch! at Kentucky Science Center August 1-3, 2016. High school […]

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Press Release – HIGHER ORBITS BRINGS GO FOR LAUNCH! TO AUSTIN

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Michelle Lucas Higher Orbits 707-893-STAR michelle@HigherOrbits.org   Higher Orbits BRINGS GO FOR LAUNCH! TO Austin Nonprofit Uses Space Exploration to Foster Student Engagement in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math April 29, 2016—Leesburg, Va.—Higher Orbits today announced that it will host its first Texas Go For Launch! program at St. Edward’s University […]

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PRESS RELEASE – Higher Orbits Brings Go For Launch! to Deerfield, IL

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Michelle Lucas Higher Orbits 707-893-STAR michelle@HigherOrbits.org   HIGHER ORBITS BRINGS GO FOR LAUNCH! TO DEERFIELD Nonprofit Uses Space Exploration to Foster Student Engagement in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math April 28, 2016—Leesburg, Va.—Higher Orbits today announced that it will host its first-ever Go For Launch! programs in Illinois at Deerfield High […]

Press Release – HIGHER ORBITS BRINGS GO FOR LAUNCH! TO DAYTON

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Michelle Lucas Higher Orbits 707-893-STAR michelle@HigherOrbits.org Higher Orbits BRINGS GO FOR LAUNCH! TO DAYTON Nonprofit Uses Space Exploration to Foster Student Engagement in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math April 27, 2016—Leesburg, Va.—Higher Orbits today announced that it will host its first-ever Go For Launch! program at Wright State University in Dayton, […]

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National Press Release – Go For Launch! by Higher Orbits

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Michelle Lucas Higher Orbits 707-893-STAR michelle@HigherOrbits.org HIGHER ORBITS ORGANIZES 12 GO FOR LAUNCH! EVENTS ACROSS THE COUNTRY Nonprofit Organization Promoting Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) Uses Space Exploration to Launch Student Engagement April 11, 2016 – Leesburg, Va. – Higher Orbits today announced it has 12 Go For Launch! events planned for 2016 that will be […]

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The Martian

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Wanted to give some thoughts and commentary on The Martian but admittedly Twitter just doesn’t hold enough characters 😉 So I thought I would type up a quick blog since so many people asked what I thought. Let me start with – I loved loved loved the book! My best friend recommended that I read it […]

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Thank You To Our Kentucky Sponsors!

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We simply couldn’t offer the scholarship opportunities that we were able to for the event in Kentucky if it weren’t for the very generous donations of sponsorships of some incredible companies and individuals! Thank you! Danke! Merci! Gracias! Grazie! Arigato! Spasibo! Please help support our Kentucky Sponsors as these great companies have supported us! We […]

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Wow! Kentucky Mission Discovery was AMAZING!

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I’m sorry that it’s taken me a week to write this blog about Kentucky Mission Discovery but it’s just been so insanely busy! (Yeah, I know, you’re all saying “But she always says that!” And you’re right – I do!) I feel so fortunate that last summer I happened to meet Twyman from Space Tango […]