19 years after ISU, 19 days in Space – the story of Jessica Meir

On clear nights, ISU alumna and NASA Astronaut Jessica Meir is being spotted by the International Space University’s Masters students from Central Campus in Strasbourg: with the help of their smartphone app, they wave at her as the ISS passes overhead.

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CLS ISU and LSA Leading Professional Training in Space Resources Utilization

Tremendous success for the first edition of the Space Resources Professional Course (SRPC) co-organized by the Colorado School of Mines CLS, International Space University ISU and the Luxembourg Space Agency LSA which took place at the state-of-the-art facilities of the Chamber of Commerce in Luxembourg city.

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ISU ESC Participant MichaŁ Szaniawski Nominated as Space Agency President

The one-week Executive Space Course (ESC) was developed by ISU with as main objective to introduce the benefits of space applications mainly to non-engineers. It is therefore evident that it has attracted over the years several policy makers and Agency representatives.

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International Space University 29th Space Studies Program 2016 hosted by Technion - December 2015

SHEE l’habitat auto déployable pour environnements extrêmes débarque à l’ISU! - December 2015

ASI and ISU partners in Space education, ASI supports Italian students to attend the programs of the International Space University - October 2015

Buzz Aldrin: New ISU Chancellor - October 2015

International Space University and MPO, an Isle of Man based company, start common activities in 3‐D printing - September 2015

International Space University 31st Space Studies Program 2018 to convene in the Netherlands - September 2015

20 Years Master in Space Studies in Strasbourg! - September 2015

Dr Jessica Meir, ISU alumnae, From Strasbourg to Space - July 2015

Where Space Meets Popular Culture: The Inaugural International Space University Arthur C. Clarke Event to be held at Ohio University - June 2015

International Space University 30th Space Studies Program 2017 to convene in Cork, Ireland - May 2015

Un Space Up à l’ISU les 11 et 12 avril 2015 ! - April 2015

ISU Space Studies Program wins Via Satellite Industry Award - March 2015

MoU between ISU and WIA‐E on Cooperation to Support Education in Aerospace Related Activities - March 2015

International Space University 2015 Space Studies Program Astronaut Panel ‐ 40 years of spaceflight experience from Apollo to ISS! - February 2015

L’ISU et l’ENSIIE – la plus grande compétition de robots jamais organisée à l’ISU ! - January 2015


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