McNair School
McNair School

Cheryl McNair visited students of the Ronald McNair Academy in East Palo Alto, Calif. The middle school was named after her late husband Ronald McNair, one of the seven crew members who lost their lives on the Challenger Shuttle on Jan. 28, 1986. In collaboration with the Traveling Space Museum NASA's Ames Research Center sponsored 'Space Day' at five underrepresented schools in the Bay Area.

Photo Credit: NASA Ames Research Center / Eric James

Page Last Updated: July 28th, 2013
Page Editor: NASA Administrator