MEES graduate and NASA astronaut, Richard Arnold
, will be the guest of honor at the MEES Colloquium
on Thursday Nov. 12th at the Banneker-Douglass Museum. Born in Cheverly and raised in Bowie, Maryland, Richard Arnold earned his M.S. from the MEES program in 1992 under the guidance of Dr. Bill Dennison. He was part of the crew on Space Shuttle Discovery mission STS-119 in March 2009 which delivered the final pair of power-generating solar array wings and truss element to the International Space Station.
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