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Don Thomas was selected as the recipient of the MSE Distinguished Alumni Award

Monday, July 6, 2015

Dr. Don Thomas former astronaut

This year’s MSE Alumni Award recipient was Don Thomas; he is the director of the Hackerman Academy of Mathematics and Science at Towson University working to encourage and inspire young students to follow in his footsteps to become our next generation of scientists, engineers, astronauts, and explorers.  Dr. Thomas earned both his M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in Materials Science and Engineering at Cornell in 1980 and 1982 respectively. 

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