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Stars at Yerkes Teachers Fly on SOFIA Once More

posted Apr 4, 2013, 8:53 AM by Marc Berthoud   [ updated Feb 5, 2014, 10:51 PM by Margie Corp ]
Airborne Astronomy Ambassadors (from left) Constance Gartner, Vince Washington, Ira Harden and Chelen Johnson at the
educators' work station aboard the SOFIA observatry during a flight on the night of February 12-13, 2013.

How excited we are for our colleagues Connie Gartner and Chelen Johnson!  You can read about these amazing educators in these articles:

Educator Teams Fly on NASA'S SOFIA Airborne Observatory
NASA Reaches Out to Deaf, Hard of Hearing Students
Breck Teacher's NASA Experience "Dream Come True"
UW-Madison Alumna Set for Research Flight Aboard NASA Observatory
Aboard SOFIA, NASA's Flying Observatory (closed captioned)
NASA Official Press Release

- Photo Credit: NASA / ASP / N. Veronico