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Directory of Ambassadors: Ian Hewitt
Ian Hewitt
Ian Hewitt
Member Since 2004

Pawleys Island, South Carolina


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Biographical Information:

Ian Hewitt was a System Architect for a company that designed and manufactured embedded computing systems before changing careers to computational work in astronomy and astrophysics research. He has a BS in Computer Engineering, Masters in Electrical Engineering and is currently working on a Masters of Science in Astronomy. He has written numerous articles of technical journals and community newsletters, as well as speaking to wide variety of groups. An avid amateur astronomer and astrophotographer, he has also taught classes in astronomy, space science and technology. He also has a strong interest in History and the Classics.

Past Events Hosted By This Ambassador:

2nd Annual Fuller PTA Science Enrichment Day
Fuller GT Magnet Elementary

New Horizons Presentation
Staunton River State Park

American Association of Physics Teacher - NC Section Meeting
Wake Technical Community College

Mid Atlantic Star Party
Camp Reeves (BSA)

Solar Eclipse: Wonders of Science
Cardinal Gibbons High School - Space Club

Past Events Collaborated On By This Ambassador:

Transit of Mercury
North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences

International Observe the Moon Night
NC Museum of Natural Sciences

Premier of the movie "Journey to Space 3D"
North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences

International Sun Day
North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences

Coctails and Cosmonauts
Durham Museum of Life and Science

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Last Updated: 2 Sep 2017