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Envision Moves NYLF STEM Forum into High Gear, Adding First African-American Female Astronaut & Trailblazing Scientist to Leadership. Washington, DC (PRWEB)
NEW YORK, Feb. 20, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Ford Foundation announced today the election of Ursula Burns to serve as a member of its Board of Trustees. Ms.
Prodea CEO to Participate in Main Stage Interview at Conference RICHARDSON, Texas (PRWEB) November 25, 2014 WHAT:
Prodea CEO and Co-Founder to Participate in Roundtable Q&A RICHARDSON, Texas (PRWEB) October 10, 2014 WHAT:
Anousheh Ansari Recognized as First Female Private Space Explorer and Title Sponsor of the Ansari X PRIZE RICHARDSON, Texas (PRWEB) September 30, 2014
Makook Smart Living Selects Groundbreaking ROS® Platform to Bring New Content and Services Along with an Unprecedented Level of Privacy to Consumers in the Middle East and Northern Africa
Prodea CEO to Make Opening Remarks on Smart Ecosystems DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (PRWEB) September 12, 2014 WHAT: Prodea Systems CEO and Co-Founder,
Prescient Interactive demonstrates the Prescient Life℠ Connected Life Experience at the CEDIA EXPO in the adjacent Hyatt Regency Boardroom SUMMIT 25 on the 25th floor Thursday, September 11
Prodea Systems CEO Recognized Among Most Influential Businesswomen in the North Texas Region Richardson, TX (PRWEB) August 27, 2014
Walter Ulrich, President and CEO of the Houston Technology Center (HTC), received a NASA Agency Honor Award for making outstanding contributions to the Agency's mission. HOUSTON, June
Stephanie Wilson is an American engineer, a NASA astronaut, and the second African American woman to go into space. She was born Stephanie Diana Wilson on September 27, 1966 in Boston, Massachusetts. An astronomy professor she interviewed during middle school became her first inspiration to pursue a career in space. She graduated from Taconic High School in Pittsfield, Massachusetts in 1984, and then attended Harvard University, where she received a Bachelor of Science degree in engineering...
Sunita Williams is an American astronaut and a United States Navy officer who holds the record for the longest space flight by a woman. She was born Sunita Pandya Krishna on September 19, 1965 in Euclid, Ohio to parents of Indian and Slovenian decent. She graduated from Needham High School in Needham, Massachusetts in 1983, and then went on to receive a Bachelor of Science degree in Physical science from the United States Naval Academy in 1987. She was immediately commissioned as an Ensign in...
Mae Jemison is an American physician, NASA astronaut, and was the first black woman to travel to space. She was born Mae Carol Jemison on October 17, 1956 in Decatur, Alabama. Her family moved to Chicago, Illinois when she was younger, and she assumed that spaceflight would become a common travel for civilians by the time she was an adult. She was inspired by Martin Luther King Jr. and Nichelle Nichols. She graduated from Morgan Park High School in 1973 at age sixteen. She immediately entered...
Kathryn Hire is a Captain in the U.S. Navy Reserve and a NASA astronaut. She was born Kathryn Patricia "Kay" Hire on August 26, 1959 in Mobile, Alabama where she was raised by her parents. She graduated from Murphy High School in Mobile in 1977 and subsequently attended the United States Naval Academy, where she earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Engineering and Management in 1981. The following year, Hire earned her Naval Flight Officer wings and began conducting international airborne...
Susan Helms is a Lieutenant General in the United States Air Force and a former NASA astronaut. She was born Susan Jane Helms on February 26, 1958 in Charlotte, North Carolina. She grew up in Portland, Oregon and graduated from Parkrose Senior High School in 1976. She then attended the United States Air Force Academy and received a Bachelor of Science degree in aeronautical engineering in 1980. She subsequently received her commission and initially served as an F-16 weapons separation...
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