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A Special Guest from NASA at Touch Tomorrow 2015: a visit with Astronaut Catherine “Cady” Coleman.

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Friday, July 10, 2015

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Jacquelyn Mushinsky

Astronaut Catherine "Cady" Coleman visited the library's table at this year's Touch Tomorrow event

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Gordon Library participated in Touch Tomorrow 2015

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Tuesday, July 7, 2015

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Jacquelyn Mushinsky

The library partnered with the WPI community and NASA to participate in Touch Tomorrow which took place this year on June 13, 2015

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Land at the Library: Gordon Library’s Participation in the WPI Touch Tomorrow Event

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Tuesday, June 24, 2014

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Jacquelyn Mushinsky

Read all about the library's involvement in Touch Tomorrow.

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Gordon Library Participates in the Touch Tomorrow Event on June 8th at WPI

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Wednesday, June 12, 2013

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Gordon Library Participates in the Touch Tomorrow Event on June 8th at WPI Gordon Library Participates in the Touch Tomorrow Event on June 8th at WPI

We had many visitors stop by the library table during the Touch Tomorrow event, young, old, and in between and we fielded many questions (too many to count) about the library’s collections.  The Robert Goddard display, facilitated by Lora Brueck, generated much interest as did the Lunar Landing gear display, featuring the lunar leg cylinder (left)donated by […]

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Richard T. Whitcomb and Howard W. Emmons Collections Now Available for Researchers

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Wednesday, April 14, 2010

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Finding aids for records of two mechanical engineers who were leaders in their fields in the 2nd half of the 20th Century are now available at the Archives web site. Howard W. Emmons, Harvard professor was a leader in fire safety science.  Emmons conducted ground-breaking research into fires, directed the Home Fire Project at Harvard, […]

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