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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, […]

National Astronaut Day – May 5, 2016 – First Ever

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Blog from Michelle – Founder/President Higher Orbits Did you know tomorrow will be the first ever National Astronaut Day?   Conceived as a day to celebrate our national heroes – the Astronauts – May 5 was chosen because it is the day that Alan Shepard became the first American in space. The whole intent behind […]

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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 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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Fore! Four! For Space Inspired STEM Student Programs

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Last week I had the great pleasure of getting to attend the Waste Management Phoenix Open, as a very casual golf fan and occasional golfer myself, I had heard this was THE goal event to attend. Now you may be thinking… What in the world does golf  have to do with Higher Orbits or STEM? […]

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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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Shop & Support Higher Orbits

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Well, it’s finally here! Excited to launch the Higher Orbits Affiliate Program! What does that mean you ask? Well let me explain…. The idea behind an affiliate program (sometimes called a profit share) is that a company (or individual with a business) agrees to donate a portion of the sales to Higher Orbits. (Sometimes this […]