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[International Space Station Illustration]
[International Space Station Illustration]

To Houston

and beyond




Ask an astronaut: Queen’s hosts a NASA Education Downlink

Join us for this out-of-this-world event: a live video broadcast Q&A with NASA Astronaut Drew Feustel, PhD’95, from the International Space Station!

Dr. Feustel is serving as Flight Engineer of Expedition 55 and will take over as Commander of the ISS in June on Expedition 56. Through NASA’s Mission Control, we will link up with Drew on the ISS and chat about all things space.

Friday April 6
11 am to 12:30 pm
Grant Hall

Admission is free. Space is limited, so we recommend arriving early.

Or watch the live stream on campus in Goodes Hall Commons
or the Student Lounge in the Athletic and Recreation Centre.



  • Dr. Arthur McDonald
    Nobel Laureate
  • Dr. Michelle Thompson
    Artsci’11, Sc’11, NASA Postdoctoral fellow and Planetary Scientist
  • Dr. Nathalie Ouellette
    MSc’12, PhD’16, Canadian Particle Astrophysics Research Centre
  • Dr. Nandini Deshpande
    School of Rehabilitation Therapy; Research Scholar, Johnson Space Center, NASA, Houston (2016)

The event will culminate with a Q&A with Drew from space!

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*Questions and participants are predetermined