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Astronaut from Minn. inspires women, girls to aim for the stars

December 7, 2013 in Uncategorized

FARGO — Astronaut Karen Nyberg changed a tire for the first time in college.
She was intimidated by it at first but gave it a try and found it was easier than she thought.
Now a NASA flight engineer, the Minnesota native gained fame for her time …continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Astronaut from Minn. inspires women, girls to aim for the stars

December 7, 2013 in Uncategorized

FARGO — Astronaut Karen Nyberg changed a tire for the first time in college.
She was intimidated by it at first but gave it a try and found it was easier than she thought.
Now a NASA flight engineer, the Minnesota native gained fame for her time …continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Astronaut from Minn. inspires women, girls to aim for the stars

December 7, 2013 in Uncategorized

FARGO — Astronaut Karen Nyberg changed a tire for the first time in college.
She was intimidated by it at first but gave it a try and found it was easier than she thought.
Now a NASA flight engineer, the Minnesota native gained fame for her time …continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Nyberg back on Earth: Home from space station, astronaut hopes for UND visit

November 21, 2013 in Uncategorized

GRAND FORKS — Astronaut Karen Nyberg is back on Earth after spending nearly six months aboard the International Space Station.

The University of North Dakota graduate and Vining, Minn., native spoke with WDAZ via satellite interview through Johns…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Nyberg back on Earth: Home from space station, astronaut hopes for UND visit

November 21, 2013 in Uncategorized

GRAND FORKS — Astronaut Karen Nyberg is back on Earth after spending nearly six months aboard the International Space Station.

The University of North Dakota graduate and Vining, Minn., native spoke with WDAZ via satellite interview through Johns…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Nyberg back on Earth: Home from space station, astronaut hopes for UND visit

November 21, 2013 in Uncategorized

GRAND FORKS — Astronaut Karen Nyberg is back on Earth after spending nearly six months aboard the International Space Station.

The University of North Dakota graduate and Vining, Minn., native spoke with WDAZ via satellite interview through Johns…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Nyberg back on Earth: Home from space station, astronaut hopes for UND visit

November 21, 2013 in Uncategorized

GRAND FORKS — Astronaut Karen Nyberg is back on Earth after spending nearly six months aboard the International Space Station.

The University of North Dakota graduate and Vining, Minn., native spoke with WDAZ via satellite interview through Johns…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Astronaut: Keep reaching for the stars

September 28, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

THEODORE ROOSEVELT NATIONAL PARK Rick Hieb believes America is still a country where hard work, dedication and education pays off and can lead to amazing and wondrous careers. Continue Reading

University of ND alum delivers commencement speech from space

August 2, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

GRAND FORKS Astronaut and University of North Dakota alumna Karen Nyberg told graduates Friday that she wanted to give a speech that was “literally out of this world.” Continue Reading

Astronauts, family mourn humble hero Armstrong

August 31, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Neil Armstrong was a humble hero who saw himself as a team player and never capitalized on his celebrity as the first man to walk on the moon, mourners said Friday outside a private service attended by fellow space pioneers, including his two crewmates on the historic Apollo 11 mission. Continue Reading