fbpx
Gunshot victim and his attacker both hospitalized
September 19, 2017
Deputy ComPol tells Chester and Marco to, “hold it down”
September 19, 2017

Burrel Boom teen to travel to NASA space center

  • 396
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
    396
    Shares

Posted: Tuesday, September 19, 2017. 10:01 am CST.

By BBN Staff: A Belizean national studying at Lone Star College (University Park Campus) in Spring Texas, has been selected from among 304 college students to travel to NASA’s Johnson Space Center this fall.

He is Burrell Boom resident, Emil Gillett, 19.

Once at the space center, he will participate in the NASA Community College Aerospace Scholars project (NCAS) over the next five weeks.

According to a statement released today by NASA, while there, Gillett and other students will “form teams and establish fictional companies interested in Mars exploration.”

Each team according to the statement, will develop and test “a prototype rover, forming a company infrastructure, managing a budget, and developing communications and outreach.”

Gillett will additionally tour NASA facilities and undergo briefings by NASA subject matter experts.

This project is funded in part by the Minority University Research and Education Program, or MUREP, which is a body “committed to engaging underrepresented and underserved students in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) in authentic learning experiences to sustain a diverse workforce.”

Comments

 

Аdvеrtіѕе wіth thе most visited news site in Веlіzе ~ Wе оffеr fullу сuѕtоmіzаblе аnd flехіblе dіgіtаl mаrkеtіng расkаgеѕ. Yоur соntеnt іѕ dеlіvеrеd іnѕtаntlу tо thоuѕаndѕ оf uѕеrѕ іn Веlіzе аnd аbrоаd! Соntасt uѕ аt marketing@breakingbelizenews.com оr саll uѕ аt 501-601-0315.

 

© 2017, BreakingBelizeNews.com. This article is the copyrighted property of Breaking Belize News. Written permission must be obtained before reprint in online or print media. REPRINTING CONTENT WITHOUT PERMISSION AND/OR PAYMENT IS THEFT AND PUNISHABLE BY LAW.

  • Christmas Galen Ad (Revised)
  • larry waight
  • Christmas Galen Ad (Revised)

Warning: Undefined array key 0 in /home/lary0825/public_html/wp-content/plugins/cardoza-facebook-like-box/cardoza_facebook_like_box.php on line 924