Lunch & Learn - The Final Frontier!
Name: Lunch & Learn - The Final Frontier!
Date: December 12, 2018
Time: 11:45 AM - 1:00 PM CST
In December, come meet Professor Billy Hix and learn a little bit about what’s going on above you! You’ll hear about the night sky that time of year, the upcoming 50th anniversary of the first moon landing a little about the cosmic connection for us all, and about some of the people in astronomy’s past that could have been left behind if it were not for a special person! Who is that? Come to the event and find out!
This will be a precursor to our Gemenid Metoer Star Party scheduled for Dec 14th. You'll also hear about some of the things we might see at the star party. You don't want to miss it!
About Professor Hix: Recognized for his work in STEM with educators and students across the nation. His work with students, teachers, pre-service teachers and his work with NASA, higher education and the Space Foundation, gives him a unique perspective in teaching STEM to all. He has a passion to spread the excitement of STEM to students and K-12 teachers.
His objective to inspire teachers, students, and their parents to become more science literate using STEM activities and instruct the next generation of teachers to help them understand the vital role of STEM in the future of our nation.
Titles: Professor Emeritus, Motlow College; Founder and Director of the Motlow Foundation STEM Outreach organization; Teacher Liaison for the Space Foundation of Colorado; NASA Solar System Ambassador 2018
Lunch is $8.75 per person, advance reservations requested by calling 455-1121. Menu TBA.