ABOUT US

The Great Lunar Expediton project has been the hard work of the National Space Grant Consortia and a myriad of other individuals donating their time and effort for the sake of global collaboration and science.

Chris Koehler, Director of Colorado Space Grant, teaches the Pathway to Space class at the University of Colorado, Boulder

STAFF & FACULTY

COSGC is joined by Space Grant teams from across the country in the development of our mission.

COSGC student staff members hard at work on the GLEE project

STUDENTS

GLEE is supported by a group of CU Boulder students from a variety of backgrounds. A love of space is the only pre-req!

Students involved with one of COSGC's numerous outreach and teaching events.

YOU!

How will you join us for this expedition? Check out our Get Involved page or email us today!

LEAD ORGANIZATIONS

This project was developed and created by the Colorado Space Grant Consortium.

Current GLEEmers at COSGC

Meet the group of students from the University of Colorado who are currently working toward the next era of space, science, and accessibility!

Project Manager

Amanda Marlow

Aerospace Engineering

Favorite thing about the moon: Seeing it makes me feel more connected to space.

Communications and Public Outreach Lead

Emma Hopson

Creative Technology and Design

Favorite thing about the moon: How it lights up the night sky.

Spacecraft Lead

Nadia Abuharus

Aerospace Engineering

Favorite thing about the moon: My favorite thing about the moon is that tides on Earth are caused by its gravitational pull.

LunaSat Lead

James Dalton Smythe Craft

Electrical Engineering

Favorite thing about the moon: How big it appears to us despite being as far as it is.

Science Lead

Julia Sheeran

Aerospace Engineering

Favorite thing about the moon: How high I could jump if I were on the Moon.

Avionics Lead

Luke Roberson

Aerospace Engineering

Favorite thing about the moon: The Moon may have formed during an impact between the Earth and another small planet.

Communication & Public Outreach

Daniel Guerrero

Aerospace Engineering

Favorite thing about the moon: It's a perfect launch point for future space missions.

Software Lead

Matt Moran

Computer Science

Favorite thing about the moon: The way it turns red during lunar eclipses!

Systems Engineer

Evie Clarke

Biomedical Engineering

Favorite thing about the moon: She is so good at being a moon.

Spacecraft

Rishi Mayekar

Aerospace Engineering

Favorite thing about the moon: That it is the perfect size and distance away to eclipse the Sun!

Communications and Public Outreach

Julia Johnston

Astronomy & Planetary Sciences

Favorite thing about the moon: How optical illusions can make it seem closer to Earth!

Systems

Nikhita Sathiyan

Aerospace Engineering

Favorite thing about the moon: How great of an impact it has on our planet while still being so far away!

LunaSat

Alison McCall

Electrical Engineering

Favorite thing about the moon: I think it's cool how the moon can look so different depending on the position of the Moon, Earth, and Sun.

LunaSat and Avionics

Ricky Mannion

Electrical Engineering

Favorite thing about the moon: Whalers on the Moon.

Spacecraft

Trent Bjorkman

Mechanical Engineering

Favorite thing about the moon: The next total solar eclipse happens on April 8th, 2024.

Science

Julia Claxton

Aerospace Engineering

Favorite thing about the moon: The craters are very pretty!!

Systems

María José Rodríguez Chamorro

Aerospace Engineering

If the moon had a song what would it be? Luna by Juanes

Spacecraft

Kintan Surghani

Aerospace Engineering

If the moon had a song what would it be? Why iii love the moon by Phony People

GLEE Alumni at COSGC

Hanna Galimanis

Former PM Aerospace Engineering

Tim Bauer

Computer and Electrical Engineering

Nick Gentile

Aerospace Engineering

Lawson Nerenberg

Mechanical Engineering and Computer Science

Daedalus Muse

Mechanical Engineering

Adam Trunko

Aerospace Engineering

Lorenzo Madera

Aerospace Engineering

Jackson Bilello

Mechanical Engineering

Yvonne Liu

Computer Science

Adam Vitti

Electrical and Computer Engineering

Zack Herzer

Mechanical Engineering

Andy Starr

Aerospace Engineering Grad Student

Erin Omyer

Satistics and Data Science