Canadian Space Agency Astronaut Jeremy Hansen to Speak in Winnipeg

This week, Canadian Space Agency (CSA) Astronaut Jeremy Hansen will be in Winnipeg, Manitoba to meet with Canadian students. He will speak with them about his journey and what it takes to become an astronaut.

Media are invited to the following events:
Thursday, February 27, 2014
Time: 10:00 a.m. (CST)
Where: Sisler High School, 1360 Redwood Ave, Winnipeg, MB R2X 0Z1
Who: Jeremy Hansen, CSA Astronaut
– 100 students (grades 10-12)
– Northen Manitoba schools will also be connected via videoconference
Friday, February 28, 2014
Time: 10:00 a.m. (CST)
Where: The Manitoba Museum, 190 Rupert Ave, Winnipeg, MB R3B 0N2
Who: Jeremy Hansen, CSA Astronaut
– 230 students (grade 6-12)
– Schools represented: St. Avila School, École Sacré-Coeur, Nelson McIntyre Collegiate, Victoria Albert School, RH Smith School
Time: 2:00 p.m. (CST)
Where: Woodlands Elementary School, 91 Porteous Avenue, Woodlands, MB ROC 3H0
Who: Jeremy Hansen, CSA Astronaut
– 250 students (grade 5-9)
– Schools represented: Woodland Elementary School, Brant-Argyle Elementary School, Warren Elementary School, and Warren High School Special Guests: 3 students from Brant-Argyle School who sent their experiment on cancer to the International Space Station in January
To learn more about Jeremy Hansen:
Follow @Astro_Jeremy on Twitter.


About Marc Boucher

Marc Boucher
Boucher is an entrepreneur, writer, editor & publisher. He is the founder of SpaceQ Media Inc. and CEO and co-founder of SpaceRef Interactice Inc. Boucher has 18 years working in various roles in the space industry and a total of 25 years as a technology entrepreneur including creating Maple Square, Canada's first internet directory and search engine.

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