outreach

Meharry and Fisk introduce high school students to innovative technologies used by NASA

Meharry and Fisk introduce high school students to innovative technologies used by NASA

Meharry School of Applied Computational Sciences and Fisk University introduced 21 high school students to some of the innovative technologies used by NASA during the Collaborative Interactive Data Science Academy. The program, held July 17 – 21, used interactive, engaging activities to build statistical and critical thinking skills.

Astronaut Dr. Sian Proctor visits Meharry Data Science Summer Academy students

Astronaut Dr. Sian Proctor visits Meharry Data Science Summer Academy students

Students attending the Meharry Data Science Summer Academy spent two weeks learning coding, robotics and NASA applications of programming and data science. On July 28, they enjoyed the unforgettable experience of meeting astronaut Dr. Sian Proctor, the first Black woman to pilot a spacecraft.