SEDS Announces Winner of Astranis SEDS SAT-2 Competition

Virginia Tech’s ContentCube Takes Home Top Prize San Francisco, November 6, 2019 — Students for the Exploration and Development of Space (SEDS), the largest student-run space and science advocacy organization in the world, today announced that Virginia Tech’s inspireFly team is the winner of the Astranis SEDS SAT-2 competition. Astranis, a manufacturer and operator ofContinue reading “SEDS Announces Winner of Astranis SEDS SAT-2 Competition”

Astranis and NanoRacks team up to launch SEDS satellite

Key players in the small satellite market kick-off STEM competition SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 1, 2018 — Satellite telecommunications company Astranis Space Technologies Corp., in partnership with NanoRacks, a leading provider of commercial access to space, is donating a 1U CubeSat launch to Students for the Exploration and Development of Space, USA (SEDS-USA) to kick offContinue reading “Astranis and NanoRacks team up to launch SEDS satellite”

Q&A with 2017 Brooke Owens Fellow and SEDS Member Maryam Gracias

By Samuel Sorkin Photo Courtesy of Maryam Gracias Maryam Gracias is a rising senior at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, majoring in spaceflight operations with minors in flight, aviation safety and human factors. She is involved in her university’s SEDS chapter, the Embry-Riddle Future Space Explorers and Developers Society. Earlier this year, she was named as one ofContinue reading “Q&A with 2017 Brooke Owens Fellow and SEDS Member Maryam Gracias”

Q&A with 2017 Brooke Owens Fellow and SEDS UCSD Member Diana Alsindy

By Samuel Sorkin Photo Courtesy of Diana Diana Alsindy is a senior at the University of California-San Diego, majoring in chemical engineering with a focus on aerospace and mechanical engineering. She serves as the Propulsion Team Lead and Triteia CubeSat Operations Manager for SEDS UCSD. Earlier this year, she was named as one of 36Continue reading “Q&A with 2017 Brooke Owens Fellow and SEDS UCSD Member Diana Alsindy”

Q&A with 2017 Brooke Owens Fellow and SEDS-USC member Jocelyn Clancy

Jocelyn Clancy is a sophomore studying Astronautical Engineering at the University of Southern California. Earlier this year, she was named as one of 36 inaugural Brooke Owens Fellows. The Fellowship, a volunteer-led program awarding internships and senior mentorship to exceptional undergraduate women seeking careers in aviation or space exploration, was founded in memoriam of spaceContinue reading “Q&A with 2017 Brooke Owens Fellow and SEDS-USC member Jocelyn Clancy”

Chapter Profile – APUS SEDS

  Overview: The SEDS chapter at American Public University System has the unique setting of an entirely online university, which allows our members to communicate and collaborate from all over the world. With over 100 members strong and only just founded in December 2015, we have participants not only across the U.S. but some in Europe,Continue reading “Chapter Profile – APUS SEDS”

Chapter Profile – USNA SEDS

Overview: The United States Naval Academy (USNA) SEDS chapter was founded in Fall 2016 in order to educate the United States’ future Naval and Marine Corps Officers about the opportunities, concepts, possibilities, and developments space has to offer. USNA SEDS consists of approximately 100 members with majors including all STEM fields and Humanities/Social Sciences. WeContinue reading “Chapter Profile – USNA SEDS”