Commercial Satellite with Taylor University Connections Arrives at the International Space Station

Published: July 16, 2014

A commercial satellite from Indiana with Taylor University and Upland connections has arrived at the International Space Station (ISS) following a successful launch by NASA from Wallops Island, Virginia, on Sunday, July 13.

Taylor Small Satellite Launched

Published: April 18, 2014

Following three launch delays, the Taylor University nanosatellite was launched aboard a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket on Good Friday from Cape Canaveral, Florida.

Melendez Lands Prestigious Summer Internship at CERN

Published: February 18, 2014

Taylor student Jordan Melendez is one of 10 American college students selected for summer internships at CERN in Geneva, Switzerland. CERN (Conseil Européen pour la Recherche Nucléaire, or European Council for Nuclear Research) is the organization that houses the Large Hadron Collider (LHC) and also discovered the Higgs boson, also known as the God particle.

Taylor Small Satellite Completes Final Pre-launch Tests – NASA Flight is Scheduled Early Next Year

Published: October 10, 2013

A small satellite designed and built by Taylor University engineering students has completed final pre-launch tests and is set to be delivered to the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) for launch in early 2014.