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The Citadel Space Star

mission-logoVeteran NASA astronaut, Col. Randy Bresnik, USMC (Ret.), is one of The Citadel’s most visible principled leaders in the history of the college. The 1989 alumnus will command the expedition to the International Space Station (ISS) scheduled to launch in May of 2017.

Learn more about this venerable leader and his work, as well as The Citadel’s other space-related STEM initiatives on this special section of the website.

Bresnik’s training, upcoming expedition and launch will be covered by another, though younger, Citadel leader, Cadet Angelica McNerny, who is expected to commission into the U.S. Air Force after graduating in May to train in Space Systems Operations.

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(Photographs courtesy of Randy Bresnik and NASA)

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