Mars Scientist to Speak to UT Alumni (120)

HOUSTON, Texas — Dr. Harry “Hap” McSween, professor of geological sciences at the University of Tennessee-Knoxville, will speak at the March 16 meeting of the Houston chapter of the UT National Alumni Association.

 A 7 p.m. social time will be followed by dinner at 7:30 p.m. at Allen Park Inn, 2121 Allen Parkway.

 The cost is $18.50 per person. Reservations should be made by March 13. For more information, contact Mark Hussey (281) 282-9101 or the hotline (281) 589-TENN.

 McSween worked last summer with other scientists at NASA’s Jet Propulsion Lab in Pasadena, Calif., directing the Mars rover to the now famous “Barnacle Bill” and “Yogi” rocks.

 The UTNAA has 110 chapters and over 225,000 members worldwide.