Sally Ride Bio to Be Released June 4: Pre-Order Now

Set for release WEDNESDAY, JUNE 4, 2014: Sally Ride: America’s First Woman in Space, the definitive biography of Sally Ride, America’s first woman in space, with exclusive insights from Ride’s family and partner, Tam O’Shaughnessy (co-founder and CEO of Sally Ride Science), by the ABC reporter who covered NASA during its transformation from a test-pilot boys’ club […]
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The Commencement Address Sally Ride Never Gave

(This is an excerpt from an article published on the Huffington Post by Lynn Sherr, author of the upcoming biography, Sally Ride: America’s First Woman in Space [Simon & Schuster, June 2014]). Astronaut Sally Ride didn’t deliver college commencement addresses. The first American woman in space — whose 1983 journey through the ultimate glass ceiling convinced millions that they, […]
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Sally Ride Science workshop goal is to keep kids interested in the field

What does a scientist look like? That was just one question asked Saturday of 25 local elementary and middle school teachers as part of a workshop by Sally Ride Science to help teachers encourage student interest in the STEM fields of science, technology, engineering and math. “A scientist is not just a crazy old white […]
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Effort to promote STEM education takes off like a rocket

By Julie Anderson / World-Herald staff writer Robots. Rockets. Raspberry Pi’s. They’re some of the tools educators, scientists and business people are using to spark children’s interest in science, technology, engineering and mathematics, or STEM. The idea is to hook them early — efforts have pushed as far down as prekindergarten — and keep them […]
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Northrop Grumman Foundation Teams with Sally Ride Science to Train Educators in Five Workshops Across America in 2014

Series of Workshops to Help Educators Ignite Student Interest in STEM; Kick-Off Set for May 10 in Bellevue, Nebraska San Diego, CA, May 6, 2014—Sally Ride Science, with support from the Northrop Grumman Foundation, will deliver in-person professional development for educators at five different locations across the United States throughout 2014. Each of these training […]
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Sally Ride Science Promotes STEM Success at U.S. News STEM Solutions Conference and USA Science & Engineering Festival

Company To Host Panel, “In Conversation with Astronaut Sandy Magnus” San Diego, CA, April 21—On April 23 – 27, Sally Ride Science will be in Washington D.C. taking part in both the U.S. News STEM Solutions Conference, April 23-24, and the USA Science & Engineering Festival, April 25-27. Both events are being held at the […]
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