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Directory of Ambassadors: Ron Hobbs
Ron Hobbs
Dr. Ron Hobbs
Member Since 2001

Seattle, Washington

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Biographical Information:

Ron is a life-long learner and is a formal and informal educator in a wide variety of settings. He is committed to sharing the wonders of nature from a scientific context. He is currently an Instructor for Bellevue College's TELOS education program for retirees, teaching a course on the history of space exploration. Since becoming a Solar System Ambassador, he has delivered more than 200 presentations to K-12 classrooms, retirement centers and professional associations. He has taught, spoken and written extensively on topics as diverse as herbal medicine, public health, astronomy and mountaineering.

Past Events Hosted By This Ambassador:

Juno to Jupiter: Piercing the Veil
Boeing Employees' Astronomical Society

Eclipse Across America Presentation
North Olympic Library System - Port Angeles Main Library

Explore Earth and Space Activities at Imagine Children's Museum
Imagine Children's Museum

Exploring Other Worlds
Vuollerim Skolan K (1st grade)

To the Moon and Beyond
Lockwood Elementary School

Past Events Collaborated On By This Ambassador:

Astronaut Remembrance Presentation
Museum of Flight

JPL Open House
JPL Open House

2017 Solar Eclipse Across America
Port Angeles Public Library

JPL Open House
JPL Open House

Astronaut Remembrance
The Museum of Flight

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Last Updated: 14 Feb 2017