Beau Hartweg is currently a student in the Ph.D. in Science Education program in the College of Education at TCU.  His video production, Eclipse: Countdown to Totality, won 1st place in the American Astronomical Society’s WorldWide Telescope Competition in the Planetarium division.  It also won Special Eclipse 2017 Prize.  To view the production go to

Angela Groves, a science teacher in Fort Worth ISD, has been chosen to be a Solar System Ambassador for the NASA’s Jet Propulsion Lab (JPL).

Her duties will be hosting and presenting at various NASA events and other related programs, museums, and camps. For more information about this appointment, visit the NASA Solar System Ambassador website.