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Space Foundation Receives Lagasse Trust Donation

Space Foundation Press Release

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Jan. 18, 2018) -- When Russell A. Lagasse passed away in Orange County, Calif, in 2009, his estate plan directed that a testamentary trust be established following the administration of his estate. Read more »

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Space Foundation International Teacher Liaison Program Adds 31 Educators, Including Five in India and One in Nigeria

Space Foundation Press Release

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Jan. 17, 2018) - Started by the Space Foundation in 2004, the Teacher Liaison program influences space and science education at an international level. Read more »

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Ball Aerospace Exhibit Center Pavilion to be Expanded for 34th Space Symposium

Space Foundation News

For the Space Foundation's 34th Space Symposium, Ball Aerospace will sponsor the Exhibit Center and Pavilion for the four-day conference, to be held April 16-19 at The Broadmoor in Colorado Springs, Colo. Read more »

Space Foundation Leverages Harris Corporation Grant for February STEM Education Program in Colorado Springs

Space Foundation Press Release

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Jan. 8, 2018) - Harris Corporation (NYSE: HRS) has provided a grant to collaborate with the Space Foundation on a program that will further science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) studies in several Colorado Springs schools Feb. Read more »

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Launch Alert! 🚀

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United Launch Alliance is scheduled to launch an Atlas V rocket this evening (Thursday, Jan. 18, 2018) from Cape Canaveral, Florida.  Follow us on Facebook »

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Space Foundation Educator Visits Local School for Science Day

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In ongoing efforts to inspire students in the STEAM fields (science, technology, engineering, arts and mathematics), the Space Foundation sent Space Education Specialist Slade Bradbury to vis Read more »

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34th Space Symposium Super Savings

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Friday, Jan. 19, 2018, is the last day to save BIG on standard industry registration for the 34th Space Symposium. Follow us on LinkedIn »

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Monday is the deadline to apply for the Admiral James O. Ellis, Jr., New Generation National Security Scholarship

Calling all New Gen military members! Don’t forget about this great scholarship opportunity and a chance to attend the 34th Space Symposium! Follow us on Facebook »

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New Generation Mentors Announced for 34th Space Symposium

New Generation Initiatives

Founded in 2008, the Space Foundation's New Generation program targets aerospace professionals age 35 and younger and fosters meaningful, long-term peer relationships by providing access to top space leaders through program opportunities at Space Symposium and throughout the year. Read more »

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Featured Speakers Announced for Faga Forum on Space Intelligence

Space Foundation News

To meet customer demand, the Space Foundation will again convene its annual one-day conference in the Washington, D.C., area. Early featured speakers for the Space Foundation's 2018 Faga Forum on Space Intelligence include: Read more »

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Space Foundation Board Selects Chris Kraft to Receive the 2018 General James E. Hill Lifetime Space Achievement Award

Space Foundation Press Release

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Dec. 11, 2017) -- Each spring, during its Space Symposium in Colorado Springs, the Space Foundation confers its highest honor -- the General James E. Hill Lifetime Space Achievement Award. Read more »

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Educators: Apply by Feb. 1 for the 2018 Alan Shepard Technology in Education Award

Education

Educators who have demonstrated a commitment to inspiring stud Read more »

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Secretary of the Air Force Heather Wilson to Speak at 34th Space Symposium

Space Foundation Press Release

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Oct. Read more »

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Delivering on the Promises of Space

Global Space

by Micah Walter-Range, Space Foundation Director - Research and Read more »

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ROSCOSMOS Director General Igor Komarov to Speak at 34th Space Symposium

Space Foundation News

Russian delegation participation at the 34th Space Symposium will include featured speaker Igor Komarov, Director General, ROSCOSMOS State Space Corporation. Read more »

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Volunteer Recruitment Open House

Space Foundation News

The Space Foundation could not do the work we do without the generous and tireless support of volunteers. Read more »

34th Space Symposium

34th Space Symposium

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Registration for the 34th Space Symposium is now open. Join us for the top global space industry event of 2018! SpaceSymposium.org »

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Take a Sneak Peek at the 34th Space Symposium

Space Foundation News

Every year, thousands of people journey to Colorado Springs, Colo., for the annual Space Symposium. Read more »

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Remembering Hill Award Recipient CAPT John Young

Space Foundation News

Former Gemini, Apollo, and Space Shuttle astronaut CAPT John Young, USN (Ret.), died on Jan. 6, at the age of 87. Read more »

See the 34th Space Symposium Website for Early Featured Speakers

See the 34th Space Symposium Website for Featured Speakers

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The Space Foundation is the world's premier organization to inspire, educate, connect, and advocate on behalf of the global space community. Read more »

Experience the 34th Space Symposium as a Volunteer

Experience the 34th Space Symposium as a Volunteer

Space Symposium

This spring, thousands of space leaders and professionals from around the world will travel to Colorado Springs for the Space Foundation's 34th Space Symposium, to be held at The Broadmoor, April 16-19. Read more »

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Buy Tickets Now for Space Foundation Yuri's Night

Space Foundation News

Yuri's Night parties and events are held around the world every April in commemoration of cosmonaut Yuri Gagarin's first manned spaceflight in 1961, and the inaugural launch of NASA's Space Shuttle in 1981. Read more »

Early Registration Discount Available Through Jan. 19

Early Registration Discount Available Through Jan. 19

Space Symposium

Take advantage now of the lowest price that will be offered on standard industry registration for the 34th Space Symposium by registering before Jan. 19, 2018.  Early confirmed speakers for the 34th Space Symposium include: Read more »

How to Support STEM Education through CFC Giving

How to Support STEM Education through CFC Giving

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Space Foundation's CFC number is 71807 Read more »