June 14, 2013
Mike Murray at Laurin talking to students about the Challenger
Disaster - he had been one of ten candidates for Teacher in Space that
had not been chosen for the ill-fated flight. Mike retires from 39+
years of teaching on June 18, 2013. He started what was essentially
the first Space Camp in the country when he began his teaching career in
in 1974, utilizing the U.S. Space Program for his project based,
hands-on themes in a total immersion teaching concept.