University of Michigan Chapter Update 10/26/2011

The University of Michigan SEDS Chapter Update: Q1 of the 2011-2012 Academic Year New Academic Year Kicks Off! Campus Wide Membership Drives Mass Meetings Had over 60 students attend, started off with brief presentation on explaining SEDS mission, why students need to get involved with the space industry early on. Internship Panel Former Interns spoke about their […]

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Illinois Space Society(UIUC SEDS) Chapter Update 10/21/11

Educational Outreach ISS  Educational outreach has been continually planning and coordinating educational outreach events in the local community. The main focus of these programs is to encourage and inspire students by educating them on the value of space exploration, science and technology. We will hold our annual Illinois Space Day this spring. From rocketry to […]

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Iowa State Chapter Update 10/19/2011

Events ISSS is Doing: Joining with multiple groups on campus (the honors program, the physics club, and others) to provide a tour of the night sky to the general Iowa State Student to generate interest in astronomy and our club Outreach events that focus on teaching basic space/astronomy/rocketry related topics to Science Bound High School Students […]

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Carnegie Mellon SEDS Chapter Update 10/12/11

SEDS at Carnegie Mellon (SEDS-CMU) began in the end of last semester. Starting this academic year as an official organization, we created goals for our new organization. First, we started with recruitment at the activities fair, as well as the technical departments. We, then, created a Microgravity team, near-space balloon project team, and an outreach […]

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Harvard SEDS – Chapter Update 10/01/2011

Harvard SEDS has had a great start to the semester. We recruited students at the activity fair at the beginning of the semester and got over 50 students to sign up! We are also continuing our rocketry project and four new students are building rockets to achieve their Level 1 certifications. We started our space […]

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Caltech SEDS Chapter Update 9/29/2011

In the previous quarter, Caltech SEDS has been fairly quiet as we have only just started the new school year this past week. We have begun recruiting for club members with the club fair this week and will soon be meeting to figure out and divide up projects for the school year. As for activity […]

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Montana State SEDS Quarterly Update

Here at Montana State SEDS we were inactive over the summer break but excited about the new semester. We have been actively trying to recruit new, enthusiastic members for Montana State SEDS as of recently. In the last month we have represented our chapter at two recruiting fairs on campus and acquired a promising number […]

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Texas A&M SEDS Chapter Update 9/26/2011

Howdy! Over the summer, our chapter found out that we won first place in the Space Technology competition, run by NASA Langley. We designed a heads-up display to go into an EVA suit, and we modified the cameras on the suit to provide spectral information. Our chapter is doing a lot of exciting things this […]

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Purdue SEDS Chapter Update 9/25/2011

Purdue SEDS currently has three major technical projects. The hybrid rocket is being completed and should launch within the next year. The USLI team is submitting their proposal to NASA today. The SEDS rocket is underconstruction and will be flown before SpaceVision 2011. Our current plans for outreach include plans on attending CSI at the […]

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