A New Dimension to Learning

  • Released Sunday, August 22, 2010

A parnership between NASA Goddard Space Flight Center and the Capitol Collge Space Operations Institute educates the next generation of engineers.

The Space Operations Institute (SOI) was established at Capitol College, Laurel, MD in 2002 with a grant from the National Aeronautics and Space Administration. This partnership between Goddard Space Flight Center and the college combine the infrastructure necessary to manage satellite operations with an educational program. It prepares students for careers in all aspects of space mission operations with hands-on experience to gain the skills and knowledge to support NASA space operations programs such as TRMM in satellite operations and development, maintenance and engineering support of satellite ground control systems.

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  • A New Dimension to Learning (ID: 2010098)
    Monday, August 16, 2010 at 4:00AM
    Produced by - Tim Carnahan (NASA)