Film, Video Sylvia Acevedo: 2018 National Book Festival

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Title
Sylvia Acevedo: 2018 National Book Festival
Summary
Sylvia Acevedo launches her new book "Path to the Stars: My Journey from Girl Scout to Rocket Scientist" at the 2018 Library of Congress National Book Festival in Washington, D.C.
Event Date
September 01, 2018
Notes
-  Sylvia Acevedo is a rocket scientist and an award-winning entrepreneur who served on the White House Commission for Educational Excellence for Hispanics and is currently the CEO of the Girl Scouts of the USA. She has worked for NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory on Voyager II's flyby of Jupiter and on the Solar Polar/Probe missions. Her new book is "Path to the Stars: My Journey from Girl Scout to Rocket Scientist" (Clarion), a memoir about her path from rocket scientist to becoming head of the Girl Scouts.
Related Resources
National Book Festival: https://www.loc.gov/bookfest
Running Time
30 minutes, 55 seconds
Language
English
Online Format
video
online text
image

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