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Directory of Ambassadors: Ann Schmiedekamp
Ann Schmiedekamp
Ann Schmiedekamp
Member Since 1999

Jenkintown, Pennsylvania


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Biographical Information:

Dr. Schmiedekamp is a professor of physics at Penn State University, Abington. Since 1989 she has taught introductory astronomy courses and more recently she has taught astrobiology. In addition she has given numerous presentations on astronomy to general public audiences oriented both toward children and adults. Her involvement in the Solar System Ambassadors program since 1999 is a natural outgrowth of those efforts.

Past Events Hosted By This Ambassador:

Prospecting for Water on the Moon....a Calll for Amateur Astronomers
Bux-Mont Amateur Astronomical Association

A Ringside Seat at Saturn
Upper Moreland Public Library

With Love, From Pluto
Meadowood retirement community

Mars Fest
Penn State Abington College

Pluto and its neighbors
Morehouse School

Past Events Collaborated On By This Ambassador:

Philadelphia Science Festival
Independence Seaport Museum

Space & Astronomy Day
Raritan Valley Community College

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