Space Station Explorers

Plants in Space

Building on years of success with its exciting CanSat program, has developed another hands-on educational experience: the ExoLab. The hardware for this classroom investigation is a spcialized growth chamber similar to mini-laboratories on the International Space Station. Students grow an Arabidopsis thaliana plant in the classroom ExoLab while following along with a concurrent plant experiment on the ISS.

NNSA/Cybersecurity Certificate


The Paine College is a member of the CECOR K-20 cybersecurity workforce development pipeline. The goal is to increase the number of qualified minorities with the knowledge, skills and abilities to work in the National Laboratories and/or STEM workforce.