Conversation with Astronaut Jasmin Moghbeli - Live from Space

Jasmin Moghbeli
Wed November 29th 2023, 9:00 - 9:20am
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Hamid and Christina Moghadam Program in Iranian Studies
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A live-stream with Iranian-American astronaut Jasmin Moghbeli. Moghbeli will take questions from Stanford Iranian Studies students while aboard the International Space Station with NASA’s SpaceX Crew-7.   Event was live-streamed through NASA’s YouTube livestream

Stanford Report coverage: "Interview From Outer Space" by Alex Kekauoha

About Jasmin Moghbeli:

Jasmin Moghbeli was selected by NASA to join the 2017 Astronaut Candidate Class. She reported for duty in August 2017.  The New York native earned a bachelor’s degree in aerospace engineering with information technology at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, followed by a master’s degree in aerospace engineering from the Naval Postgraduate School in Monterey, CA. Moghbeli, an AH-1W Super Cobra pilot and Marine Corps test pilot, has over 150 combat missions and 2,000 hours of flight time in over 25 different aircraft. She is also a distinguished graduate of the U.S. Naval Test Pilot School in Patuxent River, MD. She has been awarded four Air Medals, a Meritorious Service Medal, two Navy and Marine Corps Commendation Medals, three Navy and Marine Corps Achievement Medals and various unit commendations. Awarded the US Navy Test Pilot School Class 144 Outstanding Developmental Phase II Award and the Commander Willie McCool Outstanding Student Award as the Class 144 Honor Graduate.

Moghbeli launched to the International Space Station as Commander of NASA’s SpaceX Crew-7 mission aboard a SpaceX Crew Dragon spacecraft on August 26, 2023 and successfully docked on August 27, 2023.

If you need a disability-related accommodation for this event, please contact us at iranianstudies [at] (iranianstudies[at]stanford[dot]edu).  Requests should be made by November 16, 2023.