Welcome to the website of the Arizona Space Grant Consortium (AZSGC)

Our mission is to expand opportunities for Americans to learn about and participate in NASA's programs by supporting and enhancing science and engineering education, research and outreach by delivering high-quality public education programs.

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Our goal is to integrate research with education to help build a diverse, scientifically literate citizenry and a well-prepared science, engineering, and technology workforce. 

We are proud of our students, programs, and accomplishments and appreciate your interest in the Arizona Space Grant Consortium.

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Dr. Tim Swindle: UA/NASA Space Grant Director

Dr. Tim Swindle

Arizona/NASA Space Grant Consortium Director

Michelle Coe: AZSGC Manager

Michelle Coe

Arizona/NASA Space Grant Consortium Manager

Dr. Chandra Holifield Collins: UA/NASA Space Grant Associate Director

Dr. Chandra Holifield Collins

UA/NASA Space Grant Associate Director

Dr. Yancy Shirley: UA/NASA Space Grant Assistant Director

Dr. Yancy Shirley

UA/NASA Space Grant Assistant Director
 

Dr. Tom Sharp: ASU/NASA Space Grant Associate Director

Dr. Tom Sharp

ASU/NASA Space Grant Associate Director
 

Desiree Crawl: ASU/NASA Space Grant Coordinator

Desiree Crawl

ASU/NASA Space Grant Coordinator

Dr. Nadine Barlow: NAU/NASA Space Grant Associate Director

Dr. Nadine Barlow

NAU/NASA Space Grant Associate Director

Kathleen Stigmon: NAU/NASA Space Grant Coordinator

Kathleen Stigmon

NAU/NASA Space Grant Sr. Coordinator

Dr. Ron Madler: ERAU/NASA Space Grant Associate Director

Dr. Ron Madler

ERAU/NASA Space Grant Associate Director
 

Dr. Elliott Bryner: ERAU/NASA Space Grant Associate Director

Dr. Elliott Bryner

ERAU/NASA Space Grant Associate Director
 

Space Grant Interns, Alexus Cazares, and Cathryn Sephus

Space Grant Undergraduate Research Interns Participate in First Space Camp at Biosphere 2

Tuesday, February 26, 2019

Space Grant Interns, Alexus Cazares, and Cathryn Sephus, participated in a pilot program for the first Space Camp at Biosphere 2.

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Alexa Drew poses in front of rover model

2017-18 Space Grant Intern, Alexa Drew, featured in Undergraduate Student Spotlight at ASU School of Earth and Space Exploration!

Wednesday, January 16, 2019

Drew plans to attend graduate school and work on a Ph.D., with the ultimate goal of working for NASA on their outer solar system missions.

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Portrait of Danielle Adams with bridge to Sydney Opera House.

2015-17 Space Grant Fellow, Danielle Adams, discusses her current research with AZPM radio.

Thursday, December 20, 2018

Danielle Adams discusses her research as a cultural astronomer, someone who studies the astronomical systems of different cultures, often ancient ones.

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Portrait of Marissa Heffernan

2018-19 Space Grant Intern, Marissa Heffernan, reports on current UA student research at AZ Daily Star.

Saturday, December 15, 2018

A group of UA students is working to install generators that make drinking water out of humid air in impoverished communities in Peru.

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