NASA Johnson Space Center Manned Flight Program
Dan Jacobs talks to students from North Medford HS, Phoenix HS, McGloughlin and Ashland Middle School 4/11/2019
Dan Jacobs is the communaction director for the International Space Station.
Medford Mail Tribune Article obout the Cinespace Movie Project : News article
Neil deGrasse Tyson comes to Oregon
On Nov. 29th at the Schnitzer Concert Hall in Portland Mr. Black heard a lecture by Neil De Grasse Tyson Titled, "The Cosmic Perspective". Afterwards Mr. and Mrs. Black met Dr. Tyson where he wore a NMHS Black Tornado hat and talked about "considering" coming to Medford to give a guest lecture :-) At the lecture Mr. Black saw two former NMHS students David and McKenzie Mayar and Lincoln Elem. student Brady.
NASA Living Legend Norm Chaffee visits North Medford High School STEM Students.
NMHS Student Video of Norm's first presentation in the Planetarium 10/24/18 :
Dr. Chaffee’s 38 year career at NASA had him working on the Mercury, Gemini, Apollo, Space Shuttle, and the International Space Station. In 1987, Dr. Chaffee was named NASA Engineer of the Year.
http://mailtribune.com/news/top-stories/memories-of-the-moon Mail Tribune Article
https://ktvl.com/news/local/nasa-engineer-at-north-medford-high-school-planetarium KTVL 10 Norm Chaffee
Dr. Peter Wu, Physics Professor and Researcher from Southern Oregon University
Dr. Wu visited all Astronomy Classes in May of 2018. Dr Wu modelled how researchers solve problems through experimentation, data collection and analysis, and forming conclusions based on verifiable and repeatable results.
Arizona State Astronomy Student Shane Bechtel
2016 NMHS Graduate, Shane Bechtel, talked to current astronomy students about space science research possibilities at Arizona State University in Tempe, Arizona. Shane currently works at the Marston Planetarium and discussed opportunities to work on NASA’s Psyche Mission that is being designed at ASU. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aExTQGcIGKo
Former North Medford High School Science Teacher Steve Boyarsky talks to Astronomy Students
Almost a Teacher in Space : Steve Boyarsky
Carlos Fontanot ISS Image Expert Planetarium"Walking in the Air" Images from the International Space Station set to music :
Taber MacCallum CEO World View Experience
Richard Pugh Meteorite Expert and Astronomy Professor at Portland State University