My love affair with astronomy began in postwar Berlin. With the skies blacked out, it appeared that the Milky Way was close enough to touch. During the following years, I have tried to pass on this feeling of "kinship to the stars" to others.
Born in Berlin, Germany. Received BA in Science Communication from UW-Green Bay in 1991. MS in Space Studies from U. of N. Dakota in 2000. Currently teaching a course called "Frontiers of Space" at Lakeland College.
I teach Astronomy Lab at the University of Wisconsin - Sheboygan, and "Frontiers of Space" at Lakeland College.