The 2008 Jack Horkheimer Award Winner

2008 Jack Horkheimer Award winnerChristine Lee, The 2008 Jack Horkheimer Award winner,  is making a presentation about the "Galaxy Zoo" program at this years ALcon.  Christine is a volunteer for the Galaxy Zoo project which is classifying millions of galaxies obtained with Sloan Deep Sky Survey telescope. She  is a member of the Rose City Astronomers in Portland, Oregon. Christine is a very active club member who has made presentations about science, astrophysics, galaxies, and other science topics. She is currently grinding a 6 inch mirror at a club workshop.

She was initially interested in physics but after looking through some telescopes at Roster Rock State Park Star Party she became fascinated with astronomy.