Outreach Activities

                            Rita M. Sambruna

Outreach to K-12: Presented a Black Hole Workshop at the Sally Ride Science Festival on GMU campus in May 2002; presented a workshop in Astronomy at the Girls Scout Camporee in Prince Williams Forest Park, VA, in April 2001.

Teacher Outreach: Presented a lecture at the Fairfax teachers mandatory in-service day, Robinson High School, Fairfax, VA, August 2001.

Recruitment: Delivered several astronomy talks at St Johns College in Annapolis, MD, in April 2001 and 2002. Summer internships were offered, resulting in 5 students enrolling in the grad program at GMU.

Public Outreach: Delivered lectures at nearby Museums, Planetariums, and Clubs ( see list below )


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