astronaut giving a presentation in front of students in gym

Commander Brewster Shaw visited RSS as part of Pinhead Institute's "Scholars in Schools Program". As an astronaut, Shaw was part of three Space Shuttle missions. He played a key role in returning the Shuttle to flight following the Challenger tragedy. He spoke about his experience from farmer to astronaut, and encouraged the students to commit to a goal and get there.

students watching a video about space

students watching video footage of a trip in space around earth