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Dr. Roberta Bondar Talk at McMaster University

Dr. Roberta Bondar Talk at McMaster University

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Concert Hall, L.R. Wilson Hall; Waller Lobby

 

Event Contact:

Dr. Gail Krantzberg, Professor, W Booth School of Engineering Practice and Technology

krantz@mcmaster.ca | 905-525-9140 x 22153

Dr. Roberta Bondar will speak at a free public event hosted by McMaster University’s W Booth School of Engineering Practice and Technology. All are welcome to attend this event featuring the first Canadian woman in space.

Overview

Perspective Shift: Moving Beyond the Familiar to Reach for the Extraordinary

The nucleus of shifting one’s point of view is having an opportunity to see and experience things in a completely different way. Sometimes it takes dismantling the known and other times it is the unknown that thrusts us into a new view of the old. Spaceflight gives us images and ideas plus the potential of emotional and natural connections to our life on planet Earth. Dr. Bondar integrates her perspective from space with her Earth exploration through still and video imagery to stimulate others to think differently.

FREE In-Person Event | Open to the McMaster Community and General Public | Refreshments to follow

REGISTRATION REQUIRED | Limit of 2 Tickets per Person

 

  • Presented in partnership with McMaster University’s Faculty of Engineering and Office of the VP Research
  • Teachers: If you intend to bring your class, please have your students register directly
  • Note: Should COVID-19 protocols prevent an in-person event, those with tickets will be sent a link to join an exclusive virtual talk