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CSU Hosts Talk by Astronaut Michael Good

NASA mission specialist participated in final trip to Hubble Space Telescope

Astronaut Michael Good participated in two NASA space missions including serving as a specialist on the final service mission to the Hubble Space Telescope. He will discuss his experiences as well as his thoughts on leadership and success as part of a program of events hosted by Cleveland State University on August 24.

Good will participate in a tour of Campus International Elementary School and present to students and parents from 8:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. The school is located on the CSU campus at 2160 Payne Avenue. This will be followed by a talk for Campus International and MC2STEM High School students from 11 a.m. to 12 p.m. in CSU’s Waetjen Auditorium, 2001 Euclid Avenue.

“Michael Good is a tremendous example of how hard work and dedication can help make your dreams come true,” notes Anette Karlsson, dean of the Washkewicz College of Engineering and co-organizer of the event. “We are honored to host him on campus so he can provide insights and advice to our next generation of leaders.”

Michael Good is a NASA astronaut and retired colonel in the United States Air Force. He flew aboard Space Shuttle Atlantis for its STS-125 and STS-132 missions, serving as a mission specialist and conducting four space walks. On top of repairs and updates to the Hubble Telescope, Good’s service in space includes seven days aboard the International Space Station. He was born in Parma and grew up in Broadview Heights.