Press Release

2009 Career Day at Space Center Houston

By SpaceRef Editor
April 30, 2009
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Visit Space Center Houston on May 8, 2009, for the second annual Career Day.

Representatives from NASA and NASA contractors will be on hand to give students information on careers at NASA — everything from robotic engineers to flight surgeons to materials scientists to astronauts and much more. Help get your students ready and excited about careers in science, technology, engineering and mathematics!

Eileen Collins, the first female space shuttle commander, is now a program manager for GB Tech. She will be at their booth promoting careers at NASA through GB Tech. Other companies and groups participating in the event include: NASA’s Johnson Space Center, Boeing, Lockheed Martin, Aerospace Academy, Wyle, Hamilton Sundstrand, Barrios Technology, Jacobs Engineering, USA Spaceops and Oceaneering.

Career Day booths will be open from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Space Center Houston is open from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

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SpaceRef staff editor.