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  • Launch Successful: Nyberg Arrives in Space

    Launch Successful: Nyberg Arrives in Space

    By Hayley Fick, Cockrell School of Engineering
    Published: May 29, 2013

    Cockrell School alumna Karen Nyberg, left, arrived early Wednesday at the International Space Station to start a six-month mission. Learn how to follow her mission updates.

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      Joan Dreher said on June 13, 2013 at 10:10 p.m.
      Wow! Thanks for being such a wonderful role model for all the young ladies!
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      Stephanie Fariss said on June 9, 2013 at 11:41 a.m.
      Congratulations on this great achievement! You make UT, the State of Texas and the United States very proud. I loved reading your interview and it was very cool watching your arrival at the ISS. I agree with other posters, you are a great role model for other young people.
  • Astronaut Features

    Longhorn makes history as 50th woman in space
    Longhorn makes history as 50th woman in space
    Karen Nyberg (M.S. '96, Ph.D. '98) is the 50th woman and ninth Longhorn...
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