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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:

NASA Juno Mission Reaches Jupiter on July 4
Salisbury Post (newspaper)

Cassini: End of Mission
Charlotte Amateur Astronomy Club

Interstellar Travel: Science Fiction vs. Science Fact
Pfeiffer University Youth Theological Institute

Eclipse Across America
Roper Mountain Science Center

Juno Mission to Jupiter
Astonomical Society of Rowan County

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