JetBlue, the First Airline to Launch a Foundation Solely Focused on STEM-Related Education, Provides More Than $100,000 in Grants and Support to Encourage Aviation Programs Among Underserved Communities
NEW YORK, NY — (Marketwired) — 12/17/14 — JetBlue Airways (NASDAQ: JBLU) today announces the second round of grants provided by the JetBlue Foundation. The JetBlue Foundation, [...]
Our team here at Wings of Eagles Discovery Center would like to alert you to a game changing event that will be “launching” today from the Kennedy Space Center. Perched atop a Delta IV rocket, Americas largest heavy lift rocket, the Orion spacecraft will launch into high earth orbit, circle the globe on [...]
Wings of Eagles Discovery Center is proud to share that we have received a grant to include a new educational tool from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) called “Science On a Sphere”. As described on the NOAA website, Science On a Sphere is similar to a giant [...]
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: LOCAL AND REGIONAL PRESS RELEASE FROM MARS BASE ONE AT WINGS OF EAGLES DISCOVERY CENTER Houston We Have Landed … Martian Base One Here – Wings of Eagles Discovery Center plans a day dedicated to the planet Mars and plans to introduce its new education program “Earn Your Mars Driver’s License” to [...]
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JOIN US FOR A TRIP TO MARS Wings of Eagles Discovery Center will showcase its groundbreaking new Earn Your Mars Driver’s License education program during a day full of activities celebrating two of the Martian rovers’ time on Mars.
Horseheads, NY (September 16, 2014) – On Saturday, October 11th from [...]
There are Few Things More Important Than Inspiring the Next Generation
It’s been a tremendous summer at your Wings of Eagles Discovery Center where more than 350 families took advantage of our pioneering Summer of Innovation program and enrolled their students in one or more of the 14 different Science, Technology, Engineering and Math [...]
Fresh off her nomination for the coveted Jefferson Award, Alison Mandel has been awarded the prestigious Circle K International‘s Circle of Service award. Anyone who knows Alison, Director of Education at Wings of Eagles, recognizes the tremendous volunteer effort she puts into Kiawanis, touching the lives of many youth and enriching their [...]
On Saturday, May 24, 2014, Wings of Eagles Discovery Center was proud to host the Return of the Red Tails event that featured a legendary group of African Americans, the Tuskegee Airmen. Nine members of the Airmen were able to attend including Dr. Roscoe C. Brown, a Tuskegee Airman and Red Tail Squadron [...]
We are proud to report that two members of our Wings of Eagles family were nominated to receive this year’s Jefferson Awards for Chemung County. Alison Mandel, Director of Education at Wings of Eagles Discovery Center, was nominated for her work with the Elmira Kiwanis Club. Although not one of the finalists, she was very [...]
On Monday, March 31st, Senator Kirsten Gillibrand visited Wings of Eagles Discovery Center to announce her innovative education agenda encouraging more youths, especially women, to pursue careers in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM). The agenda will bolster engineering education programs across New York’s elementary, middle, and high schools and encourage the development [...]
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