Kennedy News

Tracy Young
Kennedy Space Center, FL
321-867-2468
tracy.g.young@nasa.gov

May 12, 2009
 
RELEASE : 27-09
 
 
Former Resident Interns at NASA's Kennedy Space Center
 
 
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. -- Robert Cannon, formerly of Munroe Falls, Ohio, is helping inspire the next generation of explorers through his work at NASA's Kennedy Space Center, Fla.

Cannon, a member of NASA's Kennedy Intern Program is assigned to the education services office of the external relations department. His work involves creating and updating multiple websites with information on internship and career opportunities. He also coordinates with contractors on the design, approval and production of various educational public outreach materials.

The program offers internships to high school, undergraduate and graduate students. The objective of the program is to inform students about NASA's mission while providing a valuable work experience directly related to their academic course of study.

Cannon is a 2004 graduate of Fort Pierce Westwood High School, Fort Pierce, Fla. In 2008, he earned bachelor's degrees in public administration and psychology, respectively, from the University of Central Florida, Orlando, Fla. His grandparents, Robert and Mia Cannon and Chuck and MaryLou Radebaugh live in Munroe Falls and Stow, Ohio.

For more information on NASA's student education programs, visit:

http://www.nasa.gov/education


For more information about NASA's Kennedy Space Center, visit:

http://www.nasa.gov/kennedy


 

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