LETHBRIDGE: Lethbridge College is enviting you to come out and hear this year's convocation keynote speaker.
In addition to talking to students, Colonel Rick Searfoss will be hosting a family friendly event Thursday night at 7 o'clock at the College in the Val Matteotti.
Searfoss was both a test and fighter pilot with the U.S. Airforce and has been on three space missions. He's now the Director of Flight Operations for XCOR Aerospace, where he flies the world's only liquid rocket-propelled aircraft. He also works on the development team for the Lynx suborbital spaceplane.
Gwen Rosentreter with the College explained that the theme of this year's convocation is "Dreams, Hopes, and Realities" and the public event will be the "Human Side of Human Space Flight". She noted that by listening to Colonel Searfoss, people of all ages will learn that through hard work and determination, you can accomplish anything.
Tickets to hear Colonel Searfoss are free, and you can reserve yours by calling 403-320-3496 or emailing email@example.com.