Latest Leland D. Melvin Stories

2011-04-19 14:40:00

NASA and producer and recording artist Pharrell Williams will host an education event on Saturday, April 23, at Williams Farms Park in Virginia Beach, Va.

2011-04-05 12:10:00

NASA has announced three winners in the Spaced Out Sports competition, which challenged U.S. students in fifth through eighth grades to create games for astronauts to play aboard the International Space Station.

2011-03-25 10:55:00

In celebration of Women's History Month, more than 200 students from several New York City schools participated Tuesday, March 22, in a special event that included hearing from NASA Deputy Administrator Lori Garver and Associate Administrator for Education Leland Melvin.

2011-03-24 15:05:00

Fourth-grade students in the College Station Independent School District (CSISD) in Texas have completed six weeks of a NASA health and fitness challenge known as "Mission X: Train Like an Astronaut".

2011-02-03 12:35:47

NASA Associate Administrator for Education Leland Melvin will meet with first and third grade students at Ferebee-Hope Elementary School in Washington from 1:30 to 2:30 pm EST on Tuesday, Feb 8.

2011-01-26 09:33:00

HAMPTON, Va., Jan. 26, 2011/ PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Astronaut and former NASA Langley Research Center engineer Leland Melvin will celebrate Black History Month at Hampton's Virginia Air & Space Center, Feb. 12, along with two other athletes, members of an historic air squadron and a robot.

2010-10-14 09:51:00

WASHINGTON, Oct. 14 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Leland D. Melvin, NASA's newly appointed associate administrator for education, will be available to members of the media on Wednesday, Oct. 20, from 1 to 4 p.m.

2010-10-12 16:10:00

WASHINGTON, Oct. 12 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- NASA Administrator Charles Bolden announced Tuesday the selection of Leland D. Melvin as the agency's new associate administrator for education, effective immediately. He succeeds James L.

2010-09-04 08:20:00

NASA is getting the word out that studying science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) is a great way to open the door to a bright future.

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