Stardust-NExT Encounter Events

Program Element / Activity Title:
Stardust-NExT Encounter Events
E/PO Project Name:
Stardust NExT Mission Education and Public Outreach
Contact Information:
Aimee Meyer
Jet Propulsion Laboratory
Mail Stop
4800 Oak Grove Drive
Pasadena, CA 91109
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Program Element / Activity Partners within NASA:
Collaboration with Dawn, EPOXI, and Rosetta.
Short Description:

Working closely with the NASA/JPL Ambassadors Program, Solar System Educator network, Museum Alliance Network and Space Place Networks Encounter events will be organized around the country at informal science centers and museums. Stardust-NExT will connect informal educators with related resources for each event including scientists, speakers, animation, educators. Events will be as detailed as having mission personal on-site or virtually, Twitter postings, and/or Skype teleconferences into a said location hosting a comet related event.

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National Priorities and Coordination Approaches as Articulated in CoSTEM:
  • Increase and Sustain Youth and Public Engagement in STEM