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ISS Webcast Celebrates National Engineers Week
02.06.04
Space Station Today Webcast
Ask a Question, February 26, 2004 @ 12:00 p.m. CST
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International Space Station
International Space Station
The next Space Station Today will celebrate National Engineers Week with a live webcast highlighting astronaut training. High school students around the world will get an inside look at how NASA prepares astronauts for life onboard the International Space Station. The live webcast hosted by NASA's Digital Learning Network is scheduled for Thursday, February 26, 2004, from noon - 1 p.m. CST. The program will originate from Johnson Space Center in Houston, Texas, and feature live discussions and opportunities to ask questions of NASA Astronaut Trainer, Mark Sonoda. The program will also include a special visit from veteran Astronaut and NASA Engineer Dr. Bonnie Dunbar!

Biographies

Bonnie Dunbar
Bonnie Dunbar


    Bonnie Dunbar
    Bonnie Dunbar is currently the Deputy Associate Director, Biological Sciences and Applications at Johnson Space Center.

 
Mark Sonoda
Mark Sonoda


    Mark Sonoda
    Astronaut Trainer Mark Sonoda has 13 years of NASA experience. He is currently a certified ISS Capsule Communicator (CAPCOM).

 
Cool Experiment of the Day

Get a Glove on It!
http://www.nasaexplores.com/show2_912a.php?id=02-092

Web Site Pick of the Month

Behind the Scenes: A look at Careers in Engineering
http://spaceflight.nasa.gov/shuttle/support/engineering

Additional Resources

Mechanical Engineering Resources
http://amsd-www.larc.nasa.gov/meweb/Aerospace_Engineer_Interview.html

Launch a Career in Engineering Bookmark
http://www.nasa.gov/audience/foreducators/topnav/materials/listbytype/Launch.a.Career.in.Engineering.Bookmark.html

Astronaut Selection and Training
http://spaceflight.nasa.gov/shuttle/reference/factsheets/asseltrn.html

Amateur Radio on the ISS
http://www.nasa.gov/audience/foreducators/topnav/materials/listbytype/Amateur.Radio.on.the.ISS.html

National Engineers Week
http://www.eweek.org

Engineering Go For It!
http://www.engineering-goforit.com