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AIAA Distinguished Lecture by Sandy Magnus

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Alicia Ashman Library

733 N High Point Rd

Madison, WI 53717

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Dr. Sandy Magnus is currently the Executive Director of AIAA, but also a former Astronaut. Selected as an astronaut in 1996 she is a veteran of two space shuttle missions and one space station expedition. She will discuss about her time as an astronaut and her perspectives from space.

Prior to her time as an astronaut she worked as a stealth engineer at McDonnell Douglas Aircraft Corporation. She received her Ph.D. from Georgia Tech in Materials Science.

She has received numerous awards from NASA including the Spaceflight Medal, Distinguished Service Medal, and Exceptional Service Medal.


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