Lecture by Kathryn Sullivan
Dr. Kathryn Sullivan, the first American woman to walk in space and the former administrator of the National Oceanographic and Atmospheric Association, will give a talk on Oct. 11—the 33 rd anniversary of her historic spacewalk—as a benefit for the Santa Cruz Museum of Natural History. Dr. Sullivan will speak about exploring on the frontiers of science. She served as a member of three NASA space shuttle missions and travelled to the East Pacific Rise in the deep-sea submersible Alvin, is a geologist and oceanographer who graduated from UC Santa Cruz with honors in 1973. She served as NOAA administrator from March 2014 to January 2017.