MU-SPIN Project Planning Meeting

Jan. 14-15, 1999 NASA HQ MIC 3 A&B

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Dr. Nahid Khazenie, Office of Earth Science and Dr. Deborah Hale, Office of Space Science, discuss how NRTS can increase collaborations with NASA Centers on relevant mission opportunities.
George Reese, Associate Adminstrator for EEO Programs, welcomes the group to NASA HQ. James Harrington, MU-SPIN Director, discusses the objectvies of the meeting which include showcasing NRTs accomplishments, discussing review committee's findings and preparing for the follow-on funding.
Left: Participants focus their attention on advancing the project through enhanced infrastructure and programmatic impact directly related to the enterprises. Right: Participants view the MU-SPIN and NRTS posters.
Participants hear about the impact of the NRTS Expert Institute Concepts which include the "Hubble Space Telescope Program at SCSU, the Distributed Image Spreadsheet NREN Application activities at ECSU, Adventures in Supercomputing at MSU, and the Metro Weather Climate Network at CCNY.
TSU involvement in the SpaceLink Program and the benefits and challenges of funding student support for facilitating the use of information technology in science departments at UTEP were highlighted.
MU-Spin 2000, staffing-up for collaborative grant and outreach activities were hot topics of discussion. Right: Roger Hathaway, University Relations Office for OEd-LaRC talks with Dr. Hayden, ECSU-PI.
Dr. Leo Edwards, NOVA Program Educator. Deborah Gallaway, NOVA Program Manager.
Maurice Mills and Willard Smith of TSU, Karen Buller and Bob Bradbury of NITI, Dillard Menchan, Chief, EOP-GSFC. (at center)Dr. Nanette Smith and Mary Stuart, Bennet College.
Dr. Tat Chan, FSU, is shown with Alice Baker, James Arrington and Dr. Donald Walter of SCSU. Dr. Waldo Rodriquez of NSU.

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