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Directory of Ambassadors: Jack Howard
Jack Howard
Jack Howard
Member Since 2016

Charlotte, North Carolina


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Biographical Information:

Jack Howard first became interested in astronomy and space exploration when Sputnik was launched, Echo I crossed the night sky, and the race to the Moon began. He earned a BS in physics and math at King College and a master's degree in astronomy from James Cook University. In 2000, he started the astronomy program at Rowan-Cabarrus Community College in North Carolina, where he teaches physics and astronomy. Since then, he has shared the wonders of space and the excitement of discovery with diverse groups in the Charlotte (NC) area.

Jack is a member of the Charlotte and Rowan County astronomy clubs. His main interests are solar system exploration, exoplanet research, human space flight, and cosmology.

Past Events Hosted By This Ambassador:

Juno Mission to Jupiter
Astonomical Society of Rowan County

The Race to Mars
Astronomical Society of Rowan County

Salisbury Post interview
Salisbury Post (newspaper)

The Race to Mars
Museum of York County Planetarium

The Star of Bethlehem
Plantation Estates Retirement Community

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