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The Canadian Space Agency is looking for Junior Astronauts

Press Release From: Canadian Space Agency
Posted: Wednesday, November 20, 2019

On , as part of the Junior Astronauts campaign, Danielle Cormier, Mission Controller at the Canadian Space Agency (CSA) Robotics Mission Control Centre, will challenge some 230 young Canadians to discover what it takes to become an astronaut. She will also talk about the wide range of career opportunities in the space sector and answer students' questions.

Media are invited to attend the presentation (in French) at the schools listed below. Media who cannot be there in person, but would like to attend virtually, are asked to contact the CSA's Media Relations Office by email at asc.medias-media.csa@canada.ca by , at noon.


WhatWhoTimeAddressParticipants
Virtual presentation on the Junior Astronauts campaign and space careersDanielle Cormier, Mission Controller1:00 p.m. ETWest Carleton High School
3088 Dunrobin Road
Dunrobin, Ontario K0A 1T0
78 students (Grade 9)
1:00 p.m. ETPensionnat du Saint-Nom-de-Marie
628 Chemin de la Côte-Sainte-Catherine
Outremont, Quebec H2V 2C5
40 students (Grade 7) 
1:00 p.m. ETCollège de Montréal
1931 Sherbrooke Street West
Montreal, Quebec H3H 1E3
90 students (Grade 7)
1:00 p.m. ETHebrew Academy
5700 Kellert Avenue
Côte Saint-Luc, Quebec H4W 1T4
24 students (Grade 7)

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