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Directory of Ambassadors: Laura Jean Checki
Laura Jean Checki
Laura Jean Checki
Member Since 2003

Lyndhurst, New Jersey

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Biographical Information:

Laura Jean Checki worked in the financial arena all her adult life until May of 2001 when she received an Associates Degree in Science from Bergen Community College and was accepted in to the School of General Studies at Columbia University. She has been an Earth and Space Explainer at the American Museum of Natural History since 2000 and also serve as the stage manager for the Isaac Asimov debate. Laura received a BS degree in Environmental Biology, Evolution and Ecology from Columbia University in 2006 and would like to continue her education in the area of Geophysics focusing on extremophile research. She enjoys motivating people to participate in and be inspired by science.


Past Events Hosted By This Ambassador:

Comet EVA
Buehler Challenger & Science Center

Eclipse Across America
NJ Spine & Sports Medicine

Return to the Moon
Buehler Challenger & Science Center

Lunar Discovery
Intrepid Sea, Air, & Space Museum

Lunar/Meteorite certification Workshop

Past Events Collaborated On By This Ambassador:

Human Rover Obstacle Course
World Science Festival Street Fair

World Science Festival -Washington Square Park, NY
Washington Square Park (next to New York University)

Intrepid Space and Science Festival
Interpid Sea Air and Space Museu

American Museum of Natural History - Sun/Earth Day
American Museum of Natural History

Intrepid Space and Science Festival
Intrepid Air Sea and Space

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