Day 3 – July 29, 2015
After a very long day Tuesday, I had to gear up for another day! I had a lot of thoughts going through my mind from the pervious days. So much new knowledge was just embedded and I was still filtering it all. Wednesday started out with Chris Sperry who [...]
Day 2 – July 28, 2015
The day started out with a warm welcome from Michael Hall, President and CEO of Wings of Eagles Discovery Center. He reminded us that the Elmira and Ithaca area are flying capitals essentially. Many people from the area flew aircrafts or developed aircrafts or had companies. I wasn’t aware [...]
Day 1 – July 27, 2015
I was ready to learn. Previously looking over the agenda I was a little blown away with some, I mean most of the topics. I’m an elementary school teacher (currently a Reading Specialist) and we don’t get exposed to highly scientific things unless it’s from our own interest/passion. At [...]
A few months ago I was approached to attend a National STEM Teacher Workshop. At first, I didn’t know what topics were going to be included but it sounded like an excellent opportunity to grow professionally. As the workshop approached, I learned that the workshop was called Bioenergy and Bioproducts Education Programs. When thinking [...]
Wings of Eagles hosted a reception on May 7, 2015 on behalf of the Dr. Nelson Ying Tri Region Science and Engineering Fair where outstanding students were awarded for their determination and success. Rep. Tom Reed presented the awards to these deserving young people.
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 [...]
Wings of Eagles Discovery Center is going to Mars!
For the month of January, as we make final preparations for the Wings of Eagles Mars Base Eagle exhibit, we will be OPEN TO THE PUBLIC only on Saturdays and Sundays 11:00 AM to 3:00 PM or by appointment for school/group tours.
339 Daniel Zenker Drive
Horseheads, NY 14845
Tour our 25,000 sq ft hangar with aircraft on display inside and outside. Experience our collection through static displays, self guided mobile tours and flight simulators. Take home a momento from our Gift Shop to remember your visit and grab a bite to eat at the Wings Cafe. ‹more›