Four College of the Sequoias students have been selected as NASA Community College Aerospace Scholars and will work with NASA engineers and scientists this month,l and another student has won a presigious summer internship with NASA for the next two years.
David Berlin (math/science major from Mt. Whitney High), Jon Sosa (engineering major from Redwood High), Devin Bisconer (engineering major from Tulare Union High) and Nick Morley (math major from Exeter High) will spend three days at NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Pasadena where they will work with NASA personnel on Mars rover proposals.
The National Community College Aerospace Scholars program consists of two primary components:
Nick was featured in this piece in the Foothills Sun-Gazette:
Jon was interviewed on KTIP radio.
Former NCAS participant, Isis Frausto has been selected as a NASA Minority University Research and Education Program (MUREP) Scholar. This scholarship lasts for two academic years and includes two summer internships at the et Propulsion Laboratory. She will be conducting research in a Astrobiogeochemistry Lab.