NASA scholars program picks Leeward CC student out of 5,000 applicants | University of Hawaiʻi System News

NASA scholars program picks Leeward CC student out of 5000

Chester Leoso A highly competitive NASA program has selected a Leeward Community College information and computer science student for its next cohort. Chester Leoso was accepted into the NASA Community College Aerospace Scholars (NCAS) program in January. The program drew more than 5,000 applicants nationwide, and only 147 were selected with Leoso as the only … Read more

Experiment by Team From Makua Lani Christian Academy Picked to Be Part of NASA TechRise Student Challenge | Big Island Now

Experiment by Team From Makua Lani Christian Academy Picked to

A student team from Makua Lani Christian Academy in Kailua-Kona joined the list of winning teams from 57 schools throughout the country in the NASA TechRise Student Challenge. “At NASA, we educate and inspire the next generation of scientists, engineers and explorers,” said NASA Administrator Bill Nelson. “The TechRise Student Challenge is an excellent way … Read more

Montana State University grad student returns from NASA simulation

Montana State University grad student returns from NASA simulation

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Doctoral student finds alternative cell option for organs-on-chips

Journal Reference: Tanmay Mathur, James J. Tronolone, Abhishek Jain. Comparative Analysis of Blood‐Derived Endothelial Cells for Designing Next‐Generation Personalized Organ‐on‐Chips. Journal of the American Heart Association, 2021; 10 (22) DOI: 10.1161/JAHA.121.022795 As an example, even though sickle cell disease was first described in the early 1900s, the range of severity in the disease causes challenges … Read more

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