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James Hill
 

     
 

Ambassador Since 1999

 
   
French Camp, Mississippi 39745
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Biographical Information:

 

 
Photo of Ambassador James Hill James Hill recently retired as Director of the Rainwater Observatory & Planetarium in French Camp, Mississippi. He has been "doing" astronomy since he built his first telescope in 1953. Jim is married, has 4 grown children, and is now working on grandchildren. He plays violin and viola and builds harpsichrods and restores pipe organs for a hobby.

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Jim taught at the 2001 Mississippi Governor's School. He is the recipient of the 2001 Thomas Brennan Award from the Astronomical Society of the Pacific for Astronomy Education. He was selected a Mississippi STAR teacher five times.
 

 

Past events hosted by this Ambassador:

 
   
Cub Scout District Camporee
Camp Hood Boy Scout Ranch

Backyard Astronomy
Meridian Community College

Central Baptist Church
Rainwater planetarium

Churchill Elementary
Rainwater Planetarium

Boy Scout Camporee
Raoinwater Observatory

 
 

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