Rogersville student Madeleine Jones traveled to Huntsville, Alabama this summer to attend Space Space at the US Space and Rocket Center.
Jones spent a week in the educational program that promotes science, engineering, engineering and mathematics team to fly a simulated space mission to the International Space Station (ISS). On board the ISS, Jones and his crew participated in experiments and successfully completed a spacewalk. Jones and his crew returned to Earth in time to graduate.
Space Camp operates year-round in Huntsville, Alabama, using astronaut training techniques to engage apprentices in real-world applications of STEM subjects. Students sleep in ISS resident quarters and train in simulators used by NASA. More than 750,000 trainees have completed Space Camp since their founding in 1