Lunch & Learn August 2015

Lunch & Learn August 2015

August 1, 2015

Silver Fox Advisors Presentation Featuring The Future of Human Spaceflight in the 21st Century 

HOUSTON, TX (July 29, 2015) - Silver Fox Advisors announced today the August Lunch & Learn Program, scheduled for Thursday August 27, 2015, will feature Dr. Bonnie J. Dunbar, M. D. Anderson Professor of Mechanical Engineering at the University of Houston, and Director of their Aerospace Engineering Graduate Program and SICSA Space Architecture Program. Mary L. Kole, Chairman of the Silver Fox Advisors, stated, “Before joining the faculty of the University of Houston, Dr. Dunbarwas the President and CEO of the Seattle Museum of Flight, and prior to that shewas a NASA Executive and Astronaut,completing five spaceflights and logging more than 50 days in space. Prior to becoming a NASA Astronaut, Dr. Dunbar was an engineer with the Rockwell International Space Division, helping to design and build the first shuttle, Columbia.  In addition to her spaceflights, she is also a private pilot and logged over 1000 hours in the NASA T-38 jet trainer.

Dr. Dunbar graduated from the University of Washington with her Bachelor of Science in Ceramic Engineering and with her Masters of Science in the same field. She completed her doctorate at the University of Houston in Mechanical/Biomedical Engineering.  She is a Fellow of the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics, The Royal Aeronautical Society and the American Ceramic Society. She is also a member of International Academy of Astronautics, and Association of Space Explorers and was elected to the US National Academy of Engineering and the Royal Society of Edinburgh, Scotland.

Since Houston is known as “Space City”, Dr. Dunbar’s presentation will be of interest to us all. Plan to attend this very informative Lunch & Learn so you can be aware of The Future(s) of Human Spaceflights!

The Silver Fox Advisors’ Lunch and Learn events are held at the Houston Racquet Club, 10709 Memorial Dr., Houston, TX  77024. To learn more about the Silver Fox Advisors’ Lunch and Learn Sessions and to register for this Thursday August 27, 2015 event, visit our Website at (www.silverfox.org).  Seating is limited, and due to the special nature of this very informative session will fill up fast, so make your reservation today.  Lunch is served at 11:30 a.m., and the Program will begin at 12:00 noon.

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