Purdue University Libraries invites you to join us at Tent #2 (close to the Archway/Armstrong). Special guest and alumnus, Jerry Ross will be signing his book, “Spacewalker: My Journey in Space and Faith as NASA’s Record-Setting Frequent Flyer,” from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. Books will be available to purchase from Purdue University Press for $20 per book.
Ross was the first human to fly into space seven times and set the original spacewalk record at nine for NASA astronauts. His 30+ year career at NASA spanned the entire US Space Shuttle program. Ross retired from NASA in January 2012. Read more at www.jerrylross.com
Also, fun giveaways will be available for Purdue family and friends of all ages – sunglasses, t-shirts, Frisbees, temporary tattoos! We look forward to seeing you there. Free and open to the public. For more information contact Becky Bunch at: firstname.lastname@example.org or 765-494-2849