SEDS Lecture Series

LatinX Voices in Space

The Rice University student organizations of SEDS, SWISE, and SHPE invite you to join us on Tuesday, September 29th at 7:00 PM CST for a space talk celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month and LatinX voices in the space industry. The panel will be held using the zoom platform.


Our Moderators:
1. Juan De La Garza ’22, SEDS
2. Andrés Enrique Mazas ’22, SHPE

Our Panelists:
1. Lilibeth Mata ’13, Reliability Analyst – NASA Safety and Mission Assurance
2. Ginger Kerrick, Deputy Director – NASA Exploration Integration and Science Directorate
3. Pedro Lopez ‘14, Deputy Certification Manager – NASA Commercial Crew Program

Previous Lectures:

Academic Careers in the Aerospace Industry

  • Dr. Andrew Long, Department of Physics and Astronomy
  • Dr. David Alexander, Department of Physics and Astronomy
  • Dr. Kirsten Siebach, Department of Earth, Environment, and Planetary Sciences
  • Dr. Patrick Rodi, Department of Mechanical Engineering