The National Atomic Museum Foundation, the governing body of the National Museum of Nuclear Science & History, elected new officers and members and welcomed returning board officers at its September 26, 2015 Board Meeting.
The new President elect is Alison Schuler, Founder and Senior Partner of the law firm Schuler.Daily, and Past President is John Stichman, retired senior executive with Sandia National Laboratories. Officers who were re-elected for a second term to the Board of Trustees were Vice President, John Shaw, a technical manager at Sandia National Laboratories; Secretary, Pam Sullivan, retired executive from Northrop Grumman; and Treasurer, Marcus Mims, CPA with Clifton Larson Allen.
Also re-elected to serve on the board was Dr. Michael Hartshorne, Professor Emeritus at the University of New Mexico.
The newest members of the National Atomic Museum Foundation Board of Trustees include Suzanne Johnson, STEM Instructional Manager for the Albuquerque Public School District, and Wayne Laslie, an executive in the pharmaceutical industry.
The National Museum of Nuclear Science & History will host "Eureka: Simple Machines & Physics Edition" on February 19 for Presidents Day. In this one-day break from school, students 6-12 years old will build super structures using their own creativity, basic design principles and simple machines. They will also learn about the properties of building shapes and materials through hands-on experimentation.Learn More
On Saturday, February 10, from 10 am to 3 pm, the National Museum of Nuclear Science & History will welcome families and Scouts for a day of engineering fun! Visitors will experience the finest in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM). All activities are kid-friendly, completely interactive and designed to spark interest in the scientific fields of science and engineering.Learn More
The Einstein Gala is New Mexico’s biggest science party of the year! This prestigious black-tie event is the Museum’s most important fundraising event and features a cocktail reception with an amazing silent auction filled with the most unique items in Albuquerque, a delicious dinner experience among some of the most brilliant minds in science and history and thrilling entertainment featuring science experiments that will knock your socks off!Learn More