PSJA Thomas Jefferson T-STEM Early College High School

The Collaborative Learning Leader, Dr. Yvonne Gomez, and the principal of the PSJA Thomas Jefferson T-STEM Early College High School, Sylvia Lizcano reached out to the JSC EPDC specialist to discuss potential future partnerships with NASA. The school serves Pharr, TX. Pharr has a 94.3% Hispanic population and 29.1% of the population of the area […]

Special Event Newsflash

We continue developing new education resources and events that educators can use with their students. These new resources and key events will be advertised here. In the meantime, please check our complete list of webinars here: txstate-epdc.net/event-post.

NASA’s Office of STEM Engagement Welcomes Minority Serving Institution Fellows

NASA’s Office of STEM Engagement recognizes that participant diversity in our programs is advantageous in every aspect. In 2020, an Intergovernmental Personnel Act opportunity was piloted to recruit and select two minority serving institution (MSI) faculty members for a two-year rotation. NASA’s Office of STEM Engagement welcomes Dr. Araceli Martinez-Ortiz from Texas State University and […]

EPDC Team is Contributing to Research at Texas State

Our EPDC team is contributing to research at Texas State -read the March Texas Monthly story featuring our founding PI, Dr. Araceli Martinez Ortiz. Read more….

Halloween Pumpkin Stencils

Happy Halloween!  Want to carve your own James Webb Space Telescope-themed pumpkin? Celebrate Halloween with these NASA-themed pumpkin carvings! These stencils will help you get started. Click here for three different patterns of the James Webb Space Telescope that you can use. Simply print and follow the directions, which can be found on each pattern […]

TI Codes Contest 2020

Have your students connect and learn together remotely to let their imaginations reach new heights by solving this unique challenge during the 20th anniversary of humans on the International Space Station (ISS). It is simple for students to get started and easy to participate remotely. Click on the link below to get more information about […]

Hector O. Viera

Program Integration ManagerLaunch Services Program Business OfficeNASA Kennedy Space Center I was born and raised in Puerto Rico and went to the University of Puerto Rico, Mayaguez Campus where I received my Bachelor’s in Science in Business Administration in Operation Management and Project Management and I am currently pursuing a Master in Business Administration (MBA). […]