Arts & Technology Distinguished Lecture Series with Mae Jemison
Wednesday, April 16, 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
The Northwood Woman’s Club Lecture - Presented by The Dallas Morning News
Mae Jemison, a chemical engineer, scientist, physician, entrepreneur, teacher and astronaut, will speak on April 16. She was the first African-American woman to enter NASA’s astronaut corps and flew aboard the Space Shuttle Endeavour in 1992. Jemison is multi-lingual, trained in dance and choreography, and recognized nationally as an advocate for advancing STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) education for children.
About the Lecture Series
The University of Texas at Dallas proudly introduces the new Arts and Technology Distinguished Lecture Series.
Hosted by UT Dallas’ Arts and Technology (ATEC) program, the series features speakers from a wide range of backgrounds in science, technology and art. They will present public lectures on topics aimed at exploring the evolving relationships among art, technology, engineering and behavioral and social sciences.
The new Edith O’Donnell Arts and Technology Building will be the lecture series’ home, offering audience members a view into the creative environment that serves to advance UT Dallas’ work at the research and educational frontiers of these coalescing disciplines.
Ticket prices are $15 for seats on the lower level and $10 for the upper level. Purchase tickets online.
The University of Texas at Dallas is at 800 W. Campbell Road in Richardson, Texas.
Guests attending the lecture can enter campus from Campbell Road. Head north on University Parkway and
turn right onto Armstrong Drive. Turn right onto East Drive, then left on Drive A to reach Parking Structure One.
Directions to campus here.
Download parking map here.
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