Project Highlight

Team Colorado 2017 Eclipse Project

The Colorado Eclipse team is flying a core payload via high altitude ballon to capture and transmit live video and pictures of the upcoming solar eclipse on August 21 2017.

Student Highlight

Annie Strange

 

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Annie Strange is a student at Red Rocks Community College focusing on environmental engineering.  She has worked on several high altitude balloon payloads - including one that flew during the total eclipse.  Her eclipse payload team collaborated with the eclipse effort at NASA Ames, flying bacteria they then returned to scientists at Ames.

Red Rocks Community College

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High Altitude Balloon Payloads and Autonomous Robotics Projects


Students at Red Rocks have the opportunity to work in a student team to design and build a payload that is launched to the edge of space.

RRCC also facilitates teams to participate in the Colorado Robotics Challenge.

For more information about participating on a Balloon Payload mission or about the Red Rocks Space Grant program, contact or Barbra Sobhani at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. (303-914-6336)

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Welcome to the Colorado Space Grant Consortium

Here you will find all you would like to know about our organization and our student programs. If you do not find what you are looking for, please contact me directly.

The COSGC is funded by NASA and is a state-wide organization involving 21 colleges, universities and institutions around Colorado. Our organization provides Colorado students access to space through innovative courses, real-world hands-on telescope and satellite programs, and interactive outreach programs.

Our students interact with engineers and scientists from NASA and aerospace companies to develop, test, and fly new space technologies and to support our outreach and teaching programs.

We welcome all students and are always looking for way to enhance their experience through new interactions and collaborations with NASA, government agencies, and companies.

I hope you enjoy your visit to our site and I look forward to your involvement in our program.

Chris Koehler
Director
Colorado Space Grant Consortium
University of Colorado at Boulder
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