News Briefs

09/16/2013
If space and teaching are your passions, then the Space Foundation can bring you together with other like-minded educators to learn new ways to use space themes to strengthen curriculum and inspire students.Educators from around the world who have an interest in space are invited to apply now to become a Space Foundation Teacher Liaison. There is no cost to participate in this prestigious program...
09/11/2013
Space Foundation Chief Executive Officer Elliot Holokauahi Pulham is in Maui, Hawai'i, this week for the 14th Annual Advanced Maui Optical and Space Surveillance Technologies (AMOS) Conference, and on Wednesday morning he delivered the featured speech "Space at the Crossroads."The Space Foundation takes an active role in educational and space-related activities in Hawai'i, and is an annual co-...
07/22/2013
Twenty honor students from Yeungjin College in Daegu, South Korea, toured the Space Foundation Discovery Center on Monday, July 22, as part of a week-long program called Global Leaders Exploration to the United States. The University of Colorado at Colorado Springs was instrumental in bringing them to Colorado Springs and to the Space Foundation for today's visit. They were accompanied by Sandra...
07/12/2013
Brenda D. Krause, a kindergarten teacher at The Classical Academy (TCA) Central Campus in Colorado Springs, Colo., is attending a Space Foundation Space Across the Curriculum course at Space Foundation world headquarters in Colorado Springs this week.Krause received a Space Foundation scholarship to attend the class. The Anna and Kathryn Probert Educator Enrichment Scholarship provides Krause...
06/13/2013
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (June 7, 2013) - The Space Foundation is offering a full day of space and science adventure at its Discovery Center on Saturday, June 15, kicking off Father's Day weekend with activities for all ages, part of its 10-week Summer of Discovery.The Space Foundation Discovery Center is the region's first and only space, science and technology attraction, and is located off...
06/13/2013
During hot summer days, the Space Foundation Discovery Center is an ideal destination for campers to enjoy educational, hands-on space and science activities. Today a colorful group visited from Eagle Lake Day Camp and spent a cool morning indoors exploring the wonders of space.The region's first and only space, science and technology attraction, the Space Foundation Discovery Center is...
06/11/2013
"Mars, Rovers and Robots" opened today at the Space Foundation Discovery Center in Colorado Springs and welcomed a group from Springs of Life Children's Center and other guests.The Space Foundation Discovery Center is the region's first and only space, science and technology attraction, and is located off Garden of the Gods Road at 4425 Arrowswest Drive. The Discovery Center is open to the public...
06/08/2013
Squid dissection, ROVs, Science On a Sphere® demonstrations and a multi rotor quadcopter were highlights of the Space Foundation's first Summer of Discovery Saturday on June 8, featuring "Oceans of the Universe."The public is invited to visit the Space Foundation Discovery Center this summer for 10 weeks of educational space activities appropriate for all ages. Each week focuses on a specific...
06/07/2013
The public is invited to visit the new Space Foundation Discovery Center this summer for 10 weeks of educational space activities appropriate for all ages.Each week will focus on a specific theme, culminating with a full day of special activities each Saturday, included in the price of the Saturday admission.This week's theme is "Oceans of the Universe" with activities celebrating World Oceans...
06/06/2013
Sara Summers, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) meteorologist and European manager for Science On a Sphere®, will give four presentations at the Space Foundation Discovery Center on Friday, June 7, part of the Space Foundation's week-long Summer of Discovery theme "Oceans of the Universe."Summers' presentations will be offered at 11:00 a.m., 12:00 noon, 2:00 p.m. and 3:00 p.m...

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