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Join us here on Thursday, October 15 at 3:00 pm ET for "Somos Geeks: Celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month." Some of the Nation’s Hispanic STEM innovators and STEM-education advocates will share their inspiring personal stories and thoughts on how we can all step up to help strengthen America’s STEM-skilled workforce by making it broader and more diverse. 

The live discussion will be moderated by Knatokie Ford, Senior Policy Advisor at the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy. Special guests will include:
Serena Auñón, Astronaut, NASA Johnson Space Center
Idaykis Rodriguez, Postdoctoral Researcher, Physics Education Research Group, Florida International University
Jessica Santana, Co-founder, New York on Tech
Oscar Vazquez, First Line Supervisor--Locomotive Repair Foreman, BNSF Railroad

Got comments or questions? Ask them using the hashtag #WeTheGeeks on Twitter and on Google+, and we'll answer some of them during the live Hangout. 

Find out more and watch live at go.wh.gov/wethegeeks.

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Astronaut Serena Aunon will join the White House "Somos Geeks:Celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month!" event tomorrow at 3pm Eastern. https://twitter.com/whitehouseostp/status/653931587684433920

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Tullahoma, TN - Astronaut Butch Wilmore returned to Tennessee to share his recent mission with people from his home state. First stop was to visit his parents in Mt. Juliet. Then on to the University of Tennessee Space Institute where there were approximately 450 people in attendance, including students, alumni, members of the community and more than 120 middle and high school STEM honor students from the local area. -- Photo Courtesy: UTSI, Laura Horton
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Using Google+ Hangout technology, Team USA will celebrate their accomplishments after having participated in the 2015 Mission X: Train Like an Astronaut challenge!

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Despite the chilly temps, it's a warm welcome for Reid!  Thanks Baltimore.

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"Today we remember and give thanks for the lives and contributions of those who gave all trying to push the boundaries of human achievement... They have our eternal respect, love and gratitude." - NASA Administrator Charles Bolden

Bolden addressed NASA personnel and others during a wreath laying ceremony as part of our Day of Remembrance today at Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington, Va.  The wreaths were laid in memory of those men and women who lost their lives in the quest for space exploration. More:  http://go.nasa.gov/18u87NU

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Now: #NASA Administrator Charles Bolden talks about #JourneyToMars and commercial crew with Boeing, SpaceX, and our astronauts to #ISS http://www.nasa.gov/nasatv  
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