NASA / South Dakota Space Days
(This page last updated on June 8, 2016)
This popular annual event is sponsored by the SD Space Grant Consortium, headquartered at SDSM&T. Students and teachers from throughout South Dakota are invited to participate in hands-on educational activities in science, math and technology and to visit with experts in aerospace, aeronautics, earth science, engineering, computer science, physics, etc. about their field. Guest speakers with nationally recognized credentials, such as NASA astronauts, scientists and managers present programs and meet with students. Numerous exhibits on earth science, space science and technology are provided. Students are exposed to the excitement and opportunities of various careers in science, math and technology and they become better aware of the impact that NASA has on their lives.
· Space Days 2016 at Badlands Astronomy Festival: July 8-10, 2016, Badlands National Park. Preliminary schedule.
· SD Space Days 2015 at Badlands Astronomy Festival: July 17-19, 2015, Badlands National Park. More information here.
· SD Space Days 2014 at Badlands Astronomy Festival: July 25-27, 2014, Badlands National Park. More information here.
· SD Space Days 2013 at Badlands Astronomy Festival
Dr. Musgrave again presents at Douglas High School, Box Elder, SD on April 21.
· SD Space Days 2008 - Oct. 16-17, 2008 (Watertown, SD)
· SD Space Days 2007 Brochure - Oct. 18-19, 2007 at Kirby Science & Discovery Center, Washington Pavilion (Sioux Falls, SD)
· SD Space Day at the Pow Wow: "Merging Technology and Tradition"
Questions? Contact Tom Durkin at SDSM&T – Phone: 605-394-1975, E-mail: Thomas.Durkin@sdsmt.edu