On Tuesday, July 14th, I partnered with the Woodridge Public Library to deliver an online presentation titled Explorers Wanted: Missions to Mars. This was an approximately 1 hour and 20 minute long presentation on the various missions NASA has sent to Mars since the 1970s, and a look ahead to our Mars 2020 Rover, Perseverance.
My first event as a Solar System Ambassador saw me reading about space to young children and talking about becoming astronauts!
One of the most recent projects I have been working on is leading 2020 Census outreach efforts in my community. Getting an accurate count of all of our residents is crucial to our funding for the next ten years (the Chicago Urban League estimates that each member of the population counted is worth approx $18,000…… Continue reading Census STEM Family Fun Day
NASA’s JET PROPULSION LABORATORY SELECTS NAPERVILLE RESIDENT PHILLIP GREEN AS SOLAR SYSTEM AMBASSADOR. Naperville resident Phillip Green is one of only 1000 Solar System Ambassadors nationwide and will receive exclusive NASA trainings.Originally from England, Phillip’s public speaking experiences include seven years spent as a professional wrestler, time spent as a Sociology teacher and now his…… Continue reading Press Release – Phillip Green selected as NASA Solar System Ambassador