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Directory of Ambassadors: Peggy Motes McBride
Peggy Motes McBride
Peggy Motes McBride
Member Since 1998

Crown Point, Indiana


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Biographical Information:

Margaretha (Peggy) Motes McBride received a Bachelor of Science Degree from Purdue University in West Lafayette, Indiana and the Masters of Arts in Education at Ball State University in Muncie, Indiana. She is currently completing additional graduate work at Ball State University. Prior to being named Director of the MCS Planetarium, Peggy taught in the elementary and secondary schools in Muncie and Hammond, Indiana.

Completing the SPICA (Support Program for Instructional Competency in Astronomy) at Harvard University and NASA NEWEST (NASA Educational Workshop for Elementary School Teachers) at the Lewis Research Center, Peggy continues to involve students and teachers in east central Indiana in NASA sponsored projects, workshops, and activities through programs offered at the Muncie Community Schools Planetarium.

Past Events Hosted By This Ambassador:

Mars Missions
Hamilton North Public Library

Safely View the Solar Eclipse
Lake County Public Library

NASA Missions
Muncie Community Schools Planetarium

7 Days and Couting. . . . .
Lake County Public Library

JPL Missions
South View Elementary School

Past Events Collaborated On By This Ambassador:

Chicago Air and Water Show - NASA Exhibits
North Beach

Using NASA Missions in Your Classroom
Teacher Conference

Using NASA Mission Activities in Your Classroom
Teacher Conference

JPL Open House
Jet Propulsion Laboratory

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Last Updated: 22 Jan 2019