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Directory of Ambassadors: Patricia Monteith
Patricia Monteith
Patricia Monteith
Member Since 2017

Brockton, Massachusetts

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Biographical Information:

Pat Monteith received a BA in Math with the hope of working in Mission Control for NASA. But, as happens with most of us, her life took a different turn and she ended up managing a public radio station. Over the years, her interest in Earth & Space science stayed strong largely as a result of her son’s interest in paleontology. She even accompanied him on several fossil digs in Montana, Colorado and Arizona.

When Pat retired, she decided to work with middle and high school students to assist with the preparation of their science fair projects, some of which have been about ion rocket thrusters and comets. With her passion for space science never wavering, Pat has taken several educator workshops from NASA and is certified to handle meteorites and lunar material. She has conducted several workshops on asteroids.

Past Events Hosted By This Ambassador:

2017 Solar Eclipse Educational Event
Brockton Public LIbrary

Women of NASA
Boston Public Library - Adams Branch

2017 Solar Eclipse Educational Event
Bethel Summer Science Scholars

Adventures to Asteroids: Dawn, OSIRIS-REx and Psyche
South Shore Astronomical Society

Asteroid Day
Brockton Public LIbrary

Past Events Collaborated On By This Ambassador:

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