Founding Chair Dr. June Scobee Rodgers received two prestigious honors this month, adding to a long list of well deserved recognitions and awards for her dedication to STEM education and three decades of work with Challenger Center. The College of Education and Human Development (CEHD) at Texas A&M University honored 21 educators who have made a [...]
Former Challenger Center Chairman and NASA Astronaut Scott Parazynski was one of two individuals inducted into the U.S. Astronaut Hall of Fame this past weekend. Parazynski flew on five missions from 1994 and 2007. Current Chairman and fellow Hall of Fame Inductee Kent Rominger was on hand to introduce Parazynski at the event.
WASHINGTON (May 16, 2016) – Challenger Center, a leading science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) education organization, today announced that it will bring its annual conference to Framingham, Mass., August 8-11, 2016. The Christa McAuliffe Center at Framingham State University, home to one of 42 Challenger Learning Centers, will serve as host of this year’s event. Named in honor [...]
This summer, the Christa Corrigan McAuliffe Center at Framingham State University will serve as host Center for the 2016 Challenger Center Annual Conference. From August 7-11, approximately one hundred educators, administrators, and technical staff from Challenger Learning Centers around the globe will come together for idea sharing, new programming discussions and professional development. On Thursday, [...]