Explore Moon to Mars: Geometry of Orion
Wednesday 04/21/2021
6:00 pm ET
FREE 1-hour Webinar
Educators in Grades K-12
The NASA Educator Professional Development Collaborative at
Texas State University is providing a 1-hour webinar.

Orion is NASA’s newest spacecraft that will carry astronauts to moon for the first time in 21’st century. It will carry the first woman to ever walk on moon! This webinar will take a closer look at the spacecraft with a STEM activity that explores its geometry. The session will also include an overview of the Artemis Program and related STEM Education resources with recommendations for enhancements to engage students from diverse backgrounds. Join us for this free webinar! 


Deepika is a NASA Education Specialist at Texas State University. She works to support NASA EPDC efforts nationally - both face-to-face and virtually. Deepika has worked in STEM Education in various capacities – as a researcher, educator, outreach coordinator, member of a non-profit startup, and K-8 Educator. She has enjoyed building diverse experiences in STEM education and hopes to add unique value to Educator Profession Development at NASA. Deepika has degrees in Electrical Engineering from University of Mysore, India (Bachelors), University of Maryland, College Park (Maters), and Purdue University (Ph. D.) where she researched how to teach fundamental disciplinary concepts in Electrical Engineering.