NASA, Sally Ride Science and Google in Education are pleased to announce a partnership Hangout on Air: Celebrating Sally
. July 23 marks one year since Sally Ride’s passing, but she impacted millions with her pioneer flight as the first female American astronaut to space. The Celebrating Sally Hangout on Air will discuss Sally’s impact as both a role model and her influence on STEM mentorship for women worldwide.
Ever wondered what it was like to meet Sally Ride, or curious to learn more about Women@NASA? Perhaps you want to learn more about #STEM
education at Sally Ride Science and NASA? A 13-year old
NASA GIRLS (Giving Initiative and Relevance to Learning Science) program member will be moderating the event, and all panelists will answer Q&A about mentorship and women in #STEM
Follow along with Tuesday, July 23rd’s Hangout on Air using #CelebrateSally
to submit questions for the panelists. The URL to the Celebrate Sally G+ Hangout on Air will be posted on the event on Tuesday, July 23 at 3:30 pm
.Panelists include:Dr. Karen Flammer:
co-founder of Sally Ride Science & a space physicistLori Garver
: Deputy Administrator of NASA Mamta Patel Nagaraja
: Program Manager of Women@NASA Amber Straughn
NASA astrophysicist and James Webb Space Telescope scientistNASA GIRLS
(Giving Initiative and Relevance to Learning Science) will be moderating the event.