Canadian Astronaut Jeremy Hansen Back in his Hometown

Longueuil, Quebec, May 6, 2013 – On May 7, Canadian Space Agency (CSA) Astronaut Jeremy  Hansen will be back in Western Ontario to meet with students and teachers from the area where he was raised. On the occasion of Education Week, he will discuss his training as an Astronaut, as well as the importance of promoting science education amongst young Canadians.

Media are invited to attend the following events:

Harrisfield Public School – Ingersoll, Ontario

Time What Who Audience Where

9:10 a.m. to
10:30 a.m. (EDT)

  • 9:10 a.m.: Presentation for Grade 4 to Grade 8 students (45 minutes)
  • 10 a.m.: Presentation for Kindergarten to Grade 3 students (30 minutes)

Jeremy Hansen, CSA Astronaut

510 students from Harrisfield Public School

Harrisfield Public School
2 Caffyn Street
Ingersoll, Ontario N5C 3M8

Royal Roads Public School – Ingersoll, Ontario

Time What Who Audience Where

11:40 a.m. to
1:10 p.m. (EDT)

  • 11:40 a.m.: Presentation for Kindergarten to Grade 3 students (30 minutes)
  • 12:25 p.m.: Presentation for Grade 4 to Grade 8 students (45 minutes)

Jeremy Hansen, CSA Astronaut

500 students from Royal Roads Public School

Royal Roads Public School
210 King Street East
Ingersoll, Ontario N5C 1H2

Zorra Highland Park Public School – Embro, Ontario

Time What Who Audience Where

p.m. to
3:25 p.m. (EDT)

  • 2 p.m.: Presentation for Kindergarten to Grade 3 students (30 minutes)
  • 2:40 p.m.: Presentation for Grade 4 to Grade 8 students (45 minutes)

Jeremy Hansen, CSA Astronaut

250 students from Zorra Highland Park Public School

Zorra Highland Park Public School
376368 County Road 6
Embro, Ontario N0J 1J0

For further information

  • Visit the CSA website
  • Learn more about Astronaut Jeremy Hansen
  • Follow @Astro_Jeremy on Twitter

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