NIFS OSSI — Summer 2016 Opportunities
NASA Internships, Fellowships, and Scholarships, or NIFS, provide students at all types of institutions access to a portfolio of opportunities offered agencywide. The NIFS One Stop Shopping Initiative, or OSSI, online application is an innovative system that enables students to easily access, register and complete the application, as well as search and apply for up to 15 opportunities. A completed NIFS OSSI application places the student in the applicant pool for consideration by all NASA mentors.
Go to https://intern.nasa.gov to find additional information on NIFS OSSI opportunities. The site features the NIFS OSSI online application and additional resource information. To search for available opportunities and to fill out a NIFS OSSI online application, visit https://intern.nasa.gov .
NIFS OSSI inquiries should be submitted via https://intern.nasa.gov/oic/.
Nathan Smith is Director of Technology for the College of Education and Human Services at Utah State University. In that role, he also directs The Adele & Dale Young Education Technology Center (The YETC) located in room 170 of the Education Building on Utah State University's Logan campus. The YETC is a combination student openaccess computer facility, a K12 curriculum materials library, a NASA Educator Resource Center for Utah, and a technology training center.
Nathan served eight years (20042012) on the Board of Directors for the Utah Coalition for Education Technology (UCET) He was reelected in 2014 to serve another two year term on the board.
A former elementary school teacher, Nathan has taught students every age from young children to senior citizens. He has had the opportunity beginning in 2011 to train international high school teachers from all over the world about technology in education, through the U.S. State