Topic: Space Shuttle

NASA Astronaut Stephanie Wilson to Discuss Space Shuttle Journeys

Feb. 24, 2009

Event: NASA astronaut Stephanie Wilson, an engineering alumnus who is the second black woman to have flown in space, will speak on her shuttle experiences. The title of her speech is "Space Construction of the International Space Station: A Personal Journey."

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Longhorn makes history as 50th woman in space

June 30, 2008
NASA astronaut and univeristy alumna Karen Nyberg showed her school spirit while floating in space.

Astronaut Karen Nyberg made history June 14 when the space shuttle Discovery landed at NASA's Kennedy Space Center after completing a 14-day journey of more than 5.7 million miles in space.

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