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ABC7 Eyewitness News Features NASA Graduate and Baldwin Alumna

Fifth-grade students at an elementary school on Long Island had the opportunity Friday to speak with one of NASA's newest astronauts, who graduated from the same school in the 1990s.

Jasmin Moghbeli, who attended Lenox Elementary School in Baldwin, graduated from the NASA space program Friday.

Students watched a live stream of the graduation from the Johnson Space Center in Houston and then did a Google chat with Moghbeli, during which they were able to ask her questions.

"To have Jasmin here as a representative of what they can accomplish is absolutely phenomenal," principal Asheena Baez said.

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