Michael J. Colligan History Project presents First Man: The Life of Neil A. Armstrong

James R. HansenThe Michael J. Colligan History Project commemorates Earth Day 2021 with a special virtual presentation by Auburn University historian James R. Hansen on Thursday, April 22, at 7 p.m.

The lecture explores the dramatic triumphs and challenges faced by Neil Armstrong during the Apollo 11 mission. Hansen has written on the history of science and aerospace technology for the past 30 years. His New York Times bestselling authorized biography “First Man: The Life of Neil A. Armstrong” (2005), was adapted into the Academy Award-winning film, First Man

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The Michael J. Colligan History Project is an undertaking of the Colligan Fund Committee of the Hamilton Community Foundation and Miami University Regionals’ Hamilton campus.