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Directory of Ambassadors: Ron Hobbs
Ron Hobbs
Dr. Ron Hobbs
Member Since 2001

Seattle, Washington

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Biographical Information:

Ron is a life-long learner and is a formal and informal educator in a wide variety of settings. He is committed to sharing the wonders of nature from a scientific context. He is currently an Instructor for Bellevue College's TELOS education program for retirees, teaching a course on the history of space exploration. Since becoming a Solar System Ambassador, he has delivered more than 200 presentations to K-12 classrooms, retirement centers and professional associations. He has taught, spoken and written extensively on topics as diverse as herbal medicine, public health, astronomy and mountaineering.

Past Events Hosted By This Ambassador:

Barnstorming the Solar System
The Museum of Flight

The Hubble Space Telescope: Twenty Years Young
Boeing Employees' Astro. Soc.

Into the Realm of the Rings
Doubletree Hotel

Conducting Science on Other Worlds
Sawyer Woods Elementary School

The Great Martian Road Trip
Pacific Planetarium

Past Events Collaborated On By This Ambassador:

Astronaut Remembrance Presentation
Museum of Flight

2017 Solar Eclipse Across America
Port Angeles Public Library

JPL Open House
Jet Propulsion Laboratory

JPL Open House
JPL Open House

JPL Open House
JPL Open House

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Last Updated: 14 Feb 2017