April 08, 2021

Reclaiming History- Women Computers Of Dudley Observatory Part 1

Melanie Evans is the Interim Director of the Dudley Observatory in Schenectady NY she from a long career in the more terrestrial and aquatic world of zoos and aquariums, and is very excited to expand her enthusiasm for science to beyond our atmosphere. Melanie has more than 15 years experience in non-profit management focusing on guest relations, adult and youth volunteer engagement and informal educational programming. Ms. Evans has a Bachelor of Science from University of Manitoba, a professional certificate in Nonprofit Management from Arizona State University’s Lodestar Center for Philanthropy and Nonprofit Innovation and a certificate in Positive Youth Development from the University of Arizona.

In this segment of Reclaiming History Lovonia Mallory talks to Melanie Evans about the women computers who charted the sky’s of Dudley as human computers.

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