Several NASA Student Ambassadors attended the STS-127 Pre-Launch Education Forum in June 2009. Image Credit: NASAIn an effort to further engage undergraduate and graduate students with NASA and science, technology, engineering and mathematics, the agency recently inducted more than 80 high-performing interns into the newly unveiled NASA Student Ambassadors Virtual Community. This first group of students includes interns from 35 states and 64 different universities.
As part of the STS-127 Pre-Launch Education Forum, participants took a tour of Kennedy Space Center. Image Credit: NASACheck out the profiles below of a few of the NASA Student Ambassadors. Learn more about how they got involved in NASA projects and what advice they have for students interested in working for NASA.