High Altitude Balloon Team

What is the High Altitude Balloon Team?

The High Altitude Balloon (HAB) Team focuses on developing and implementing weather balloon technologies that collect atmospheric data for research. Team members are Edgecombe Community College students who have interests in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) programs.  The HAB team, named critECCly Stable, competes in state and national competitions.

How can students join?

ECC students who are interested in joining the HAB Team should complete an application. HAB Team advisors will review applications and contact students upon acceptance to the team for the current academic year.

What can students expect?


Dr. Alma Bracete
Office 432, Havens Building, Tarboro Campus
(252) 618-6580

Trey Cherry
Office 204, Fleming Building, Tarboro Campus
(252) 618-6622

Rebecca Stamilio-Ehret
Office 457, Havens Building, Tarboro Campus
(252) 618-6659

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