Space Day 2018
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
View the in-flight educational question and answer session with the International Space Station.
Several of the speakers will be livestreamed.
SPACE DAY 2018 @ D.S.U.
9:30 Welcome and Introductory Remarks Dr. José-Marie Griffiths, President of Dakota State University
9:40 Presentation on space research and biology by Dr. Dale Droge
10:15 Demonstration by South Dakota Public Broadcasting's “Science Steve” – Steven Rokusek
11:10 Live Downlink Interview with Astronaut Ricky R. Arnold II from onboard the International Space Station
Noon Presentation from U.S.G.S. - E.R.O.S.
12:20 Presentation from Peggy Norris, Deputy Director of Education and Outreach, Sanford Underground Research Facility related to ballooning research with NASA's High-Altitude Student Platform (H.A.S.P.)
12:40 Presentation from Raven Aerostar (not livestreamed)
1:00 Dr. Michael Gaylor will moderate presentations and Q&A for Dr. Laurie Barge, NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory and Dr. Brittney Schmidt, Georgia Tech. via Zoom/Skype
Space Day 2018 is a presentation of DSU's STEM Institute and supported in part by a Project Innovation Grant from the NASA South Dakota Space Grant Consortium and an Innovation Mini Grant from Dakota State University.