Utah State University's annual conference on small satellite technology and marketing has won national praise, along with the USU officials who conceived and organized the fall event.

Frank Redd, USU Space Dynamics Laboratory director, and Larry Riley, USU's Conference and Institute Division program specialist, will receive awards next week the National University Continuing Education Association.Redd and Riley will receive the awards at the 74th Annual NUCEA Conference in Salt Lake City, April 15-18.