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Alumnus at the Bottom of the World


November 10, 2011
Bard College, Olin 102
7:00 to 9:00 pm
Chris Kendall '82 will talk, with visual aids, about his experience fixing a radio telescope at the Amunsen Scott Station in Antarctica. The story he tells includes the trip through New Zealand and Mcmurdo to the South Pole, daily life around the station, holidays, foot races around the world, and the realities of jacking up a telescope that weighs half a million pounds. Admission is free and welcome to all.
Primary Contact
Bard Office of Alumni/ae Affairs
800-BARDCOL or 845-758-7187