Colorado State of Mind on Rocky Mountain PBS

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Friday, April 12, 2013 - 7:30pm

Watch "Colorado State of Mind," the Rocky Mountain PBS Emmy Award-winning weekly news program, on Friday, April 12, at 7:30 p.m. on KTSC-TV Channel 8 (Pueblo, Colo.).  The show, which was recorded during the Space Foundation's 29th National Space Symposium this week, focuses on space issues and the Space Foundation's recent report,  PIONEERING: Sustaining U.S. Leadership in Space.

Hosted by Cynthia Hessin, the show features:

  • Dr. Leroy Chiao, Space Foundation special advisor - human spaceflight and former NASA astronaut 
  • G. Ryan Faith, Space Foundation research analyst and primary author of PIONEERING: Sustaining U.S. Leadership in Space
  • Debra Facktor Lepore, vice president and general manager - strategic operations, Ball Aerospace & Technologies Corporation 
  • Dr. Ron Sega, vice president and enterprise executive for energy and the environment, Colorado State University and The Ohio State University, and former NASA astronaut 
  • Dr. George F. Sowers, vice president of Human Launch Services, ULA

"Colorado State of Mind" is sponsored by United Launch Alliance (ULA), which is also a Space Foundation Corporate Partner

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KTSC-TV Channel 8 (Pueblo, Colo.)