St. Hugh School Hosts “Investigating Climate Change” with NASA

What does the Future Hold?

January 24, 2008

St. Hugh School in Greenbelt, Maryland will host an evening with Dr. Peter Hildebrand, deputy director of NASA Goddard Space Flight Center Sciences and Exploration Directorate, who will speak on “Investigating Climate Change: What Does Climate Change Hold in Store for Our Families and Our Future?”:

Thursday, January 31, 2008 at 7:00 p.m.
Grenoble Hall
St. Hugh Parish
135 Crescent Road, Greenbelt, MD 20770

Dr. Hildebrand will discuss current climate change investigations and research and share with the audience what he thinks future generations can expect as a result of global climate change.

St. Hugh has close ties to its area institutions such as NASA Goddard Space Flight Center. The school last summer participated in a NASA pilot program entitled “Worlds Beyond,” a hands-on art project designed for middle school students focusing on extrasolar planets.

The Archdiocese of Washington is home to 106 archdiocesan and independent Catholic schools, educating nearly 32,000 students in Washington, DC and Calvert, Charles, Montgomery, Prince George’s and St. Mary’s counties in Maryland.

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Kathy Dempsey
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