Dr. Mae C. Jemison broke more than the sound barrier in 1992 when she climbed aboard the space shuttle Endeavour and became the first woman of color to travel into space. She was also NASA’s first Science Mission Specialist performing experiments in material science, life science and human adaptation to weightlessness.
First African American Woman in Space
Founder and President, the Jemison Group and BioSentient Corp, Two Medical Technology Companies
Currently Leading 100 Year Starship to assure human interstellar space travel to another star within the next century
Inductee National Women's Hall of Fame & International Space Hall of Fame
Pursuing the Extraordinary: A Keynote Conversation with Astronaut Dr. Mae Jemison, Introduced by Nichelle Nichols :: Room 220BC
Dr. Mae Jemison, Nichelle NicholsSaturday April 7, 2018 :: 10:30 am to 11:30 am
Dr. Mae JemisonSaturday April 7, 2018 :: 11:30 am to 12:30 pm