Provost Holden Thorp and the Olin Veterans Association
cordially invite you to meet Boeing’s Director of Starliner Crew and Mission Systems
Retired United States Navy Captain
and NASA Astronaut
Friday, December 8, 2017
2:00-3:00 p.m. presentation by Captain Ferguson
3:00-4:00 p.m. reception
Knight Hall/Bauer Hall
Bellweather Classroom, Room 230
Please RSVP by clicking HERE or contact Kellyn Danehey at 314-935-2845.
Complimentary parking passes and additional information will be sent in an email confirmation to those who RSVP prior to Thursday, December 7.
University Map can be found HERE.
Chris Ferguson is a retired United States Navy Captain and NASA astronaut. He was the pilot of Space Shuttle Atlantis on his first mission to space and the commander of the Space Shuttle Endeavour. In 2011, he commanded the final mission of the space shuttle program. He now works for Boeing helping to lead the company’s development of the CST-100 Starliner space taxi, one of two U.S.-built commercial spacecraft selected by NASA to ferry astronauts to and from the International Space Station. His NASA bio can be found here: www.jsc.nasa.gov/Bios/htmlbios/ferguson.html
This event is sponsored by the Olin Veterans Association
and is open to the general public.
You are encouraged to share this invitation with others who might be interested. Please note, RSVPs must be received prior to
Thursday, December 7.