BOONE, Iowa—Former NASA Astronaut Clayton Anderson will be speaking from 11:45 AM to 1:15 PM at the DMACC Boone Campus Auditorium Tuesday. The presentation is free and open to the public.
Anderson received a Master’s Degree in Aerospace Engineering from ISU in 1983. Later that same year he joined NASA’a Johnson Space Center working in the Mission Planning and Analysis Division, Mission Operations Directorate and managing the center’s emergency operations.
Anderson has been on two space flights, logging 167 days in space and more than 38 hours of Extravehicular Activity (spacewalks) at the International Space Station.
Anderson’s visit is part of the DMACC program to promote science, technology, engineering or mathematics (STEM) fields.