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May 30, 2014 12:09 ET

Media Advisory: Canadian Space Agency Astronaut Jeremy Hansen in Corner Brook and St. John's, Newfoundland

LONGUEUIL, QUEBEC--(Marketwired - May 30, 2014) - On June 3-6, Canadian Space Agency (CSA) Astronaut Jeremy Hansen will be in Corner Brook and St. John's, Newfoundland, to meet with students and Newfoundlanders. He will speak about his journey, what it takes to become an astronaut and will touch on life in space. Media are invited to attend Jeremy Hansen's following events:

Tuesday, June 3
Time: 8:45 a.m. (NDT)
Audience: 320 students (K-grade 6)
Where: JJ Curling Elementary School
Woodbine Avenue, Corner Brook, NL A2H 3P2
Time: 1:30 p.m. (NDT)
Audience: 250 students (grades 4, 5 and 6)
Where: C.C. Loughlin School (in collaboration with Let's Talk Science)
Citadel Drive, Corner Brook, NL A2H 5M4
Time: 7 p.m. (NDT)
Audience: 30 Air and Army cadets
Where: Corner Brook 511 Air Cadets Squadron
Gallipoli Armouries, 13 O'Connell Drive, Corner Brook
Wednesday, June 4
Time: 11 a.m. (NDT)
Audience: 250 students (grades 2-6)
Where: Larkhall Academy
16 Larkhall Street St. John's, NL A1B 2C3

Time:

1:50 p.m. (NDT)
Audience: 250-300 students
Where: Prince of Wales Collegiate
24 Paton Street, St. John's, NL A1B 3E7
Time: 7 p.m. (NDT)
Audience: 50-70 members of the general public
Where: Johnson Geo Centre
175 Signal Hill Road, St. John's, NL A1A 1B2
Thursday, June 5
Time: 10:05 a.m. (NDT)
Audience: 100 students (grade 6)
Where: Mary Queen of Peace (in collaboration with Let's Talk Science)
137 Torbay Rd, St. John's
Time: 1:30 p.m. (NDT)
Audience: 100 students (grade 5-6)
Where: Beachy Cove Elementary (in collaboration with Let's Talk Science)
412 Beachy Cove Road, Portugal Cove-St. Philip's, NL A1M 3R6
Friday, June 6
Time: 9:30 a.m. (NDT)
What:Audience: Presentation to Memorial University student body, co-hosted by the faculties of Education and Engineering and Applied Science
200 students
Where: Memorial University, Angus Bruneau Engineering Lecture Theatre (EN-2006), S.J. Carew Building, 240 Prince Phillip Drive, Memorial University, St. John's, NL
Time: 12 p.m. (NDT)
What:
Audience:
Canadian Geomatics Institute Luncheon
50 members of the Newfoundland Chapter
Where: Junior Common Room of R. Gushue Hall, Memorial University
Time: 7 p.m. (NDT)
What: Women in Science and Engineering - Newfounland & Labrador (WISE NL) Speakers Series
Audience: 100-150 WISE members, university students, professionals, industry, SSEP program girls (grade 11) and general public
Where: Memorial University, Angus Bruneau Engineering Lecture Theatre (EN-2006), S.J. Carew Building, 240 Prince Phillip Drive, Memorial University, St. John's, NL

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