Reminder: Ken Edgett Web Chat on Friday, September


From: Jan Wee <jwee@mail.arc.nasa.gov>
Subject: Reminder: Ken Edgett Web Chat on Friday, September
Date: Tue, 09 Sep 1997 22:25:44 -0500


Dear discuss-lfm members,

WEBCHAT OPPORTUNITY!
Reminder: Friday, SEPTEMBER 12 WEBCHAT

Everybody's favorite, Ken Edgett from Arizona State University, will be
our guest for the Friday, September 12 WebChat from 9-10 a.m., Pacific.
Be sure to attend as next week is a big week for Mars Global Surveyor. On
Sept. 9 MGS pressurizes its tanks for the orbit insertion burn on Sept.
11. Ken will be overflowing with exciting new information for us.

In addition to being a planetary geologist and affiliated with the Thermal
Emission Spectrometer instrument onboard MGS, Ken is also the director of
the Arizona Mars K-12 Education Program. This promises to be a full chat,
so register early!

Don't miss this opportunity for real-time interaction with
one of the Mars experts!  Ken is our "resident" Mars expert on
discuss-lfm who frequently shares his expertise and resources.
WebChats are both a fun and unique way for students to "connect"
with real scientists.  

To participate...Be sure to register in advance by sending a note 
to Sandy at sandy@quest.arc.nasa.gov    Include your name, number and 
grade level of participants.  Instructions and helpful
hints are found at:

http://quest.arc.nasa.gov/mars/events/webchats/tochat.html  

Weekly unmoderated chats,  an opportunity for teachers to chat 
with other teachers and with project staff on Thursdays are
scheduled for: 

                            Pacific time    Eastern time
        
        September 11        Noon            3:00pm
        September 18        3:00pm          6:00pm
        September 25        Noon            3:00pm


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Have a MAR(s)velous week!
Jan Wee, discuss-lfm moderator