University of Arizona Campus  •  March 2 - 3, 2019  •  9:30am to 5:30pm
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Reaching for the Moon


Professor Logsdon, who has written extensively about the U.S. space program in the 1960s, '70s and '80s, will discuss the reasons why President Kennedy in 1961 decided to send Americans to the Moon "before this decade is out" ... why President Nixon discontinued that quest ... and the challenges we face now that President Trump has authorized a return to the moon.


Panelist
John Logsdon

Dr. Logsdon is Professor Emeritus at George Washington University’s Elliott School of International Affairs. Prior to his leaving active faculty status in June 2008, he was on the faculty of the George Washington University for 38 years; before that he taught at the Catholic University of America for four years....

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