*** MEDIA ADVISORY ***
DATE: Wednesday, Sept. 15, 2010
TIME: 2 p.m. EDT
WHAT: Interviews with Crew of International Space Station November mission
WHERE: NASA’s Johnson Space Center in Houston and on the Internet
University of Massachusetts Amherst alumna and NASA astronaut Catherine "Cady" Coleman will take part in a news conference that will air live on NASA Television and on its website on Sept. 15. Coleman is available for an individual interview by phone following this news conference. Coleman earned a doctorate in polymer science and engineering from UMass Amherst in 1991 and is the wife of Shelburne Falls glass artist Josh Simpson.