McNair Elementary

Education
7:56 pm
Thu May 2, 2013

Guilford County Students Connect With International Space Station

The amateur radio connection with the International Space Station lasted around ten minutes. Sixteen out of 20 Guilford County students were able to get their questions in, before the signal faded.
Credit Keri Brown

Students in Guilford County had an out-of-this world conversation Thursday with an astronaut orbiting above Greensboro in the International Space Station.

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Education
9:46 pm
Wed February 13, 2013

New Guilford County Elementary School Hopes to Inspire Future Scientists

The media center at McNair Elementary in Brown Summit was named for retired Guilford County educator Dr. Julius Fulmore.
Credit Keri Brown

An elementary school named after astronaut and physicist Ronald McNair opened in Guilford County last week. A special ribbon cutting ceremony was held Wednesday for the new school in Brown Summit.

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