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2017

July 21, 2017 | Vanderbilt University Medical Center Reporter – Aspirnaut program helps launch students into science

June 8, 2017 | Vanderbilt University Center for Teaching – One BOLD fellow’s journey from cellular platelet biologist to discovery science educator 

April 20, 2017 | Vanderbilt University Medical Center Reporter – Ancient sea creature unlocks a mystery of how tissue developed

2016

June 26, 2016 | The Sentinel-Record – Henderson biology major attends Vanderbilt biomedical program

May 23, 2016 | Science Daily – Chloride ‘switch’ turns on membrane formation 

February 15, 2016 | The Wall Street Journal – ‘Pipeline’ Programs Try to Steer Minority Students to Careers in Medicine

 

2015

September 2015| ASBMB Today – Drawing added to Aspirnauts’ toolkits

September 8, 2015 | YaleNews – Yale junior swapped New Haven for Nashville this summer to study gene therapy treatment

August 27, 2015 | Vanderbilt News – Hudson, Emeson top faculty honorees at the fall assembly

July 16, 2015 | VUMV Reporter – Aspirnaut Event Details Impact of Art in Science

July 13, 2015 | The Taos News – Taos students seek local residents exposed to Hantavirus

July 8, 2015 | The Sheridan Headlight – White House recognizes Poyen’s Amanda Jones

June 22, 2015 | APSU’s Sheila Johnson returns to Aspirnaut Program

2014

December 10, 2014 | Roll Call – Let’s Get Our Students to Compete in the Digital Age | Commentary

Septembar 30, 2014 | KIPP Delta Public School: Recent Press – Aspirnaut™ Announces Successful Completion of Summer Research Experience at Vanderbilt University Medical Center

Spring, 2014 | Vanderbilt Magazine – Where Aspirnauts Soar

May 26, 2014 | Summer Science Experience – Adamsville High School Student Accepts Summer Internship at Vanderbilt University

April 22, 2014 | MyVU – Class of 2014: Domonique Bragg and Cody Stothers are Aspirnaut pioneers

March 24, 2014 | State of Tennessee – House Joint Resolution 787 108th Regular Session Commending Dr. Julie Hudson

2013

December 24, 2013 | Tennessean – Born in prison, student now excels at Vanderbilt

December 16, 2013 | Proceedings of the National Academy of Science – A Unique Covalent Bond in Basement Membrane is a Primordial Innovation for Tissue Evolution

September 23, 2013 | Blytheville Courier News – KIPPsters work with scientists

Summer 2013 | Vanderbilt Medicine – A Shining Light: Aspirnaut Program guides students to educational opportunities beyond poverty

June  July 2013 | Bangor Metro – Science Scholars

May 30, 2013 | WABI TV Eastern and Central Maine – Dedham Students Make Amazing Discovery

March 10, 2013 | Bangor Daily News – Distance learning program links rural students to Vanderbilt student and research faculty

2012

October, 2012 | Article25 – From One-Room Schools to Ph.D.s, Aspirnaut helps poor kids reach for the stars

October 10, 2012 | Cherokee One Feather – USET honors two students and Vanderbilt announces new opportunity

October 9, 2012 | USET Press Release – USET Honors Two Students at Annual Meeting and Vanderbilt Announces New Opportunity

October 6, 2012 | Indian Country – Patterson: USET’s Leaders Using “The Good Mind” to Build a Legacy

Fall 2012 | NIDDK Director’s Update – Rural Students Soar with ‘Aspirnaut’ Science Program

September 28, 2012 | NIH Records – Rural Students Soar with ‘Aspirnaut’ Science Program

September 28 | , 2012 | The American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) – Vanderbilt courts rural students for STEM

September 12, 2012 | Vanderbilt Research Blog – Vanderbilt Researcher Hit ‘Home Run’

August 15 , 2012 | The Sheridan Headlight – Stothers Accepted to Vanderbilt University School of Medicine

July 9, 2012 | Cherokee One Feather – USET Member Students attend summer internship at Vanderbilt University

July 25, 2012 | The Sheridan Headlight Josh Avance Earns Berea College Scholarship the Pinnacle Awards

April 4, 2012  | Island Readers and Writers – Join AspirnautTM for a special science lab based on “We Can’t All Be Rattlesnakes”

March 23, 2012 | STEM Events – Vanderbilt Skyping Science Labs

March 21, 2012 | Robertson County Times – Springfield Middle Attend Lecture by Nobel Laureate at Vanderbilt

2011

December 2011 | ASBMB Interview with Dr. Billy Hudson – “Five Years of Giving Rural Students Second Chances”

November 23, 2011 | Sheridan Headlight- Aspirnaut & Poyen School District Student Receives Berea College Pinnacle Scholar Award of Excellence

October 4, 2011 | T.H.E. Journal – T.H.E. Journal article “Skyping Science” highlights the AspirnautTMInitiative

August 10, 2011 | Robertson County Times – Aspirnauts launch at Springfield Middle School

July 11, 2011 | The University of Iowa Distinguished Alumni Interview with Billy Hudson, Ph.D. – Dr. Billy Hudson discusses the AspirnautTMInitiative

June 17, 2011 | AspirnautTM Summer Research Internship Program – Aspirnaut researchers are featured on Vanderbilt University’s VUCast

March 31, 2011 | Berea College- BC Now! – Berea College and Vanderbilt University Collaborate on Internship Program

February 23, 2011 | KNWA NBC FOX Fayetteville, AR – The Magic School Bus: Commuting Kids Get Lessons on the Go

2010

December 21, 2010 | Hector Arkansas School District – Hector School District: Transforming Learning

December 14, 2010 | Government Technology – High-tech school bus teaches students on the road

November 30, 2010 | KTHV Channel 11 CBS – Hector high-tech school bus extends learning

November 30, 2010 | Arkansas Democrat Gazette – Screens extend learning to buses; Mounted computers play educational programs for students

October 27, 2010 | Bangor Daily News – Improving local education with innovation

October 21, 2010 | WCSH6.com Portland, Maine – Web brings university chemistry class to Otis school

October 13, 2010 | Sheridan Headlight – Aspirnauts launch in Poyen

October 12, 2010 | Fenceviewer.com – Beech Hill school pilots science program with Vanderbilt University

August 23, 2010 | House Organ – Aspirnauts landing on campus this fall

August 4, 2010 | Sheridan Headlight- Local Aspirnauts tour Vanderbilt University

March 15, 2010 | Profile of Keyunta Mathews by Esther Ellis – AspirnautTM: Keyunta

March 12, 2010 | Vanderbilt Reporter – Cech describes a career of discoveries

March 5, 2010 | Vanderbilt Reporter – AspirnautTM students conduct experiments at VU remotely

2009

October 2009 | NIDDK Highlights AspirnautTMProgram – NIDDK Recovery Grant Funds Innovative Kidney Research Project for Students

September 4, 2009 | VUMC REPORTER – Aspirnauts get chance to assist researchers on study

September 3, 2009 | Vanderbilt University myVU (includes video interview with Dr. Billy Hudson) – High school students do groundbreaking biological research at Vanderbilt

August 19, 2009 | Channel 5 TV Nashville – School Patrol: Vanderbilt Researchers Host High School Students

March 19, 2009 | BLOG: Disrupting Class Finding nonconsumption: Time on a school bus

January 16, 2009 | Education Week’s Digital|Directions – Learning on the Ride

2008

December 29, 2008 | The Wall Street Journal – Internet Access Turns School Buses into Rolling Classrooms

December 12, 2008 | The New York Times – The One-room School Bus

September 29, 2008 | US News and World Report – Turning School Buses into Classrooms

March 7, 2008 | Featured on MSNBC’s “Making a Difference” – Read the blog and watch the video

January 10, 2008 | US News and World Report – This Bus Is Plugged In

2007

December 27, 2007 | Arkansas Democrat-Gazette – Arkansas Online – District turns bus into classroom, Project’s Internet hookups let Sheridan kids ride and study

September 5, 2007 | BusinessWeek Online – Back To School 2.0

April 20, 2007 | VUMC Reporter Profile – The Long Way Home- Billy Hudson’s ambitious math, science education plan honors his rural roots

April 17, 2007 | ars technica Rural Arkansas school turns school buses into classrooms

April 11, 2007 | Vanderbilt Center for Science Outreach – Aspirnauts Launch is a Big Success

April 10, 2007 | Today’s THV – School Bus Becomes Mobile Classroom Thanks To iPods (Video newscast also available)

March 22, 2007 | Vanderbilt Center for Science Outreach –Aspirnauts Get Connected on the Road

March 20, 2007 | Vanderbilt Register – Vanderbilt scientist reinvents one-room schoolhouse for rural students

2006

July 21, 2006 | VUMC Reporter – Education project takes Hudson back to his roots

 

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