2nd Annual “What’s Up In Space” Camp

On May 25, 2013 we had our “What’s Up In Space” Camp for the second time and it was a massive success! We had over 200 children of all ages come out to get in on the action. 

Here is the order of the presenters for the event...

*Newmarket Mayor Tony van Bynen and Newmarket Regional Councillor John Taylor welcomed all the cosmic-participants!               

1. CSA astronaut and aquanaut Dr. Dave Williams

2. Skype guest… Adam Steltzner, NASA chief flight engineer Mars Curiosity Rover mission skyping in from NASA JPL (Jet Propulsions Lab), Pasedena California

3. Canadian Starwars Legion 501

4. Skype guest… Homer Hickam, author & former NASA engineer. His autobiographical novel “Rocket Boys: A Memoir” was a #1 New York Times bestseller and basis for the film “October Sky” staring Jake Gyllenhaal. His new novel “Crescent” is out May 28th, 2013.

5. The “AstroNuts NASA STEM” contest winners.

6. Eric Gunter & Dave Rajnauth, FLL championship robotics team K9!

7. Paul Delaney, Astronomy Professor, York University

8. Dr. Elliott Coleshill #1 “Manned spacecraft and the rockets that carry them”

9. “Team Cosmos” Astronomy skit team! 4 astronomers... Jesse RogerssonLianne Manzer/ Ryan MarciniakJulie Tomé

10. Luke Gustafson, “Staracers” online space comics

11. Teressa Black, lead flight director, Challenger space simulator, Ontario Science Centre

12. Jay Scotland, CBC meteorologist “space weather”

13. Dr. Elliott Coleshill #2 “all about MDA robotics… Canadarm/ Dextre and more

14. Geoffrey Smith ARISS demo


whats up flyer 2013 may 21



10458_234137690044138_1953138389_n
Unknown_1
photo 1
970733_234138796710694_752416772_n
384678_234137296710844_1274673629_n
2_1
65f7790d2af234e8326622cbb6ba2cc7_bigger
IMG_0545
vzwkf8mencmpebbpt0ny_bigger
Unknown
Image 7
images
DSC03464
IMG_0545-1
969240_234137333377507_1538443639_n
DSC03596
DSC03359
DownloadedFile-2
Luke_StarAcers.com
984031_234137103377530_1750128476_n
IMG_0629
mail
t_Paul_Delaney_13651
377988_234137273377513_196398536_n
Image 3
954864_234138773377363_2074852548_n
943246_234137350044172_204886858_n
3a64045f35c55ad1325abdc11dfb1d91_bigger
954864_234138773377363_2074852548_n
Image 1
Image 9
whats up flyer 2013 may 21
IMG
macdonald-dettwiler-associates-mda-logo-bg
Unknown-1
Unknown_3
Unknown_2
images-2
images_1
bannerlogo