Skip to content

Changing the Culture of Human SPaceflight - Event Details

UH Hilo Home > News & Events

This event has concluded and is no longer current.

Changing the Culture of Human SPaceflight

Location: Wentworth 1

Space Shuttle Program Manager Wayne Hale will present via live feed a lecture highlighting NASA's change in culture that brought the Space Shuttle back to flight!

This is a live talk at Rice University in Houston Texas, streaming ONLY to UH Hilo

The loss of the Space Shuttle Columbia was a shock to the nation but especially to the leadership of NASA who believed that they were providing strong protection against just such an event. The Columbia Accident Investigation Board went beyond the technical causes of the accident to the culture, history, and human factors which lead to catastrophe. After Columbia, Wayne Hale was appointed to leadership in the Space Shuttle program with the instruction to not merely correct the technical problems but also address the management culture. Hale will briefly describe the history and management culture at NASA prior to Columbia, and then delve into the changes —both technical and human — that were made as the Space Shuttle was returned to flight. These changes affect NASA today as it gears up for the next phase of deep space exploration.

events.rice.edu/index.cfm?EventRecord=23149

For more information, contact: jch@hawaii.edu 808-896-6582

Tags: NASA SPACE PISCES Astronomy

What's also happening?

Week of September 7, 2014Next →
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat

Men's Soccer Vs. Sonoma State

Women's Soccer: Simon Fraser

Free HIV/Hepatitis C Testing

Movie Screening: Brave Miss World

Women's Soccer: Simon Fraser

Men's Soccer: Simon Fraser University

RISO Orientation and Funding Workshop

WDGA, Workforce Development Global Alliance presentation

Changing the Culture of Human SPaceflight

Last day to submit Auditor’s Form

Last Day for Credit/No Credit Option

Fall 2014 Graduation final deadline

Criticism and Discipline Skills for Managers and Supervisors

Big Island Color Run Event

Men's Soccer: Hawaii Pacific University

Women's Soccer: Hawaii Pacific University

Women's Volleyball Vs. Alumni

Announcements

Free Video Production workshop series
Learn the principles of producing professional video content from two highly experienced entertainment industry producers. Topics range from producing and directing to broadcast platforms and selling yourself and your intellectual property. ...
PIPES Internship applications accepted through February 8th
The Pacific Internship Programs for Exploring Science is accepting applications through February 8th. Internships are available on Hawaiʻi, Maui, Oʻahu Molokaʻi, Kauaʻi, and across the Pacific. ...
Go Global: Aotearoa Summer 2019
Kia Ora! Immerse yourself in Maori culture, practices and history while living and engaging with the local Maori community in North Island, New Zealand (Aotearoa). ...
Go Global: India (भारत) Summer 2019
Spend three weeks in India exploring and learning about the history and culture of the country with History Professor Michael Skinner while earning three upper division credits. ...
Study Abroad Photo Contest
Submit your fun, exciting, adventurous or studious photos from any of your trips. It could be from your vacation, study abroad, national exchange journey or a trip with your exchange/international friends. ...
2019-20 UH Common Scholarship App Available October 1st
The 2019-20 UH Common Scholarship Application will be available online as of October 1, 2018. Complete the application to apply for over 100 different scholarships available to students attending UH Hilo in Fall 2019. ...
UH Hilo RISO Registration is Now Open!
The 2018-2019 academic year UH Hilo Registered Independent Student Organization (RISO) registration period is now open. The final day to register will be April 19, 2019. ...
What is ʻOpihi?
ʻOpihi is UH Hilo's brand for student retention and graduation. We also communicate relevant information and possibilities to help students succeed and thrive at UH Hilo. Be sure to regularly out hilo.hawaii. ...
Student Lingo Now Available!
Student Lingo is a series of student success workshops for all UH Hilo students, available online and 24/7. ...
2019-20 FAFSA Available October 1st
Effective October 1, 2018, students can complete their 2019-20 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) online at www.fafsa.gov. To receive priority consideration, complete your FAFSA by February 1, 2019. ...

Disclaimer: The University of Hawaii at Hilo is not responsible for the contents, links and/or materials presented in any web site listed above that is not of the “hilo.hawaii.edu” or “.uhh.hawaii.edu” domains. All comments, complaints and grievances should be filed with the author, host and/or owner of said site.