NASA SPEAKER

 

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Ed Buckbee spoke at the Davis Conference Center about his days in NASA. Photo by Derek Artimez

Ed Buckbee, a Potomac State College alumnus, described how space pioneers took America to the moon and back to 122 guests at the Davis Conference Center. A journalism and business management major, Buckbee completed his degree at WVU. His colorful NASA career includes attending lunches of Alan Shepard and John Glenn, writing and producing television documentaries and starting the first space artifacts program in conjunction with the National Air and Space Museum.