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Directory of Ambassadors: Ann Schmiedekamp
Ann Schmiedekamp
Ann Schmiedekamp
Member Since 1999

Jenkintown, Pennsylvania

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Biographical Information:

Dr. Schmiedekamp is a professor of physics at Penn State University, Abington. Since 1989 she has taught introductory astronomy courses and more recently she has taught astrobiology. In addition she has given numerous presentations on astronomy to general public audiences oriented both toward children and adults. Her involvement in the Solar System Ambassadors program since 1999 is a natural outgrowth of those efforts.

Past Events Hosted By This Ambassador:

Ringside Seat at Saturn
Bristol University School of Chemistry

Curiosity on Mars
Ann's Choice Retirement Communit

Postcards from Saturn
Franklin Institute

New Horizons Mission, Pluto
The Manor at York Town

Water Worlds
Indian Crest Middle School

Past Events Collaborated On By This Ambassador:

Space & Astronomy Day
Raritan Valley Community College

Philadelphia Science Festival
Independence Seaport Museum

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Last Updated: 22 Jan 2019