755 Library Road, Rochester, NY 14626

Free Event

The UR welcomes NASA Hall of Fame Astronaut Frederick D. Gregory to campus on March 1 for a 5:00 p.m. presentation, "Future Space Adventures: Significant Advancements since the Shuttle Era and Possible Roads Forward." 

Frederick Drew Gregory is a former United States Air Force pilot, military engineer, test pilot, and NASA astronaut. He will share his experiences of logging more than 450 hours in space as pilot on the Orbiter Challenger and spacecraft commander on Discovery and Atlantis.

Col. Gregory's presentation is part of a visit to the University in recognition of undergraduate and current Astronaut Scholar Loren Cardani '23. With support from a fund established by the original Mercury 7 astronauts, the Astronaut Scholarship Foundation offers competitive scholarships to outstanding undergraduate STEM majors who show initiative, creativity, and excellence in their chosen fields.

Presented by the Student Fellowships Office of the University.

Please register to attend by noon on Tuesday, February 28th at noon. Register online.

If you are registering to attend virtually; the Zoom webinar link will be sent the day before the event.

A parking attendant will assist you with parking in the Library Lot.

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