Space Advocacy 101

Learn how to be a top-performing space advocate

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This course will help you become a top-performing space advocate. You will learn about the internal workings of NASA, how Congress develops major space legislation, and the communication strategies for engaging with your elected officials.

Your Instructor

Casey Dreier
Casey Dreier

Casey is the Director of Space Policy for The Planetary Society, the world's largest independent nonprofit space organization. He leads a Washington D.C.-based team that represents The Society's 50,000+ members and works to build a bright future of space science and exploration. He is a trusted source for space policy analysis, and has appeared in many publications including the New York Times, the Washington Post, Scientific American, National Geographic's MARS series, and BBC News. He is a regular contributor to The Planetary Report magazine, blogs at, and co-hosts the monthly Planetary Radio: Space Policy Edition podcast.

Course Curriculum

  Lesson 1: Think like a space advocate
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Frequently Asked Questions

When does the course start and finish?
The course starts now and never ends! It is a completely self-paced online course - you decide when you start and when you finish.
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