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Satellite Campus: Santa Clara University Students Control Spacecraft

June 7, 2009. Santa Clara University students control a NASA science satellite PharmaSat. It's a graduate program called "Intro To Satellite Operations." Not the first time SCU has served as mission control for a NASA satellite. Students upload commands and downlink science data, and some will later go to work for NASA.  Watch the story.

Here’s a sampling of the hundreds of mentions of SCU in the media in the past two weeks. The first part of the link is a list; the full text is below the list.

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