Join us every Thursday at 7p.m. Campus 82/Comcast 21.

Shippensburg University renames planetarium

roddick

 

By, Samantha Stambaugh – Shippensburg, PA

The Shippensburg University planetarium has been renamed for long-serving director, Jack Roddick.

John “Jack” Roddick has always loved the skies and shared that love as the director of the planetarium, Dibert Planetarium.

The new name is Dibert-Roddick Planetarium.

Roddick came to Shippensburg University 70 years ago as a student, served in World War II, and then returned to finish his degree in 1947.

Tagged as: , , , , , ,

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Enter your email address to follow SUTV and receive your latest Ship new and weather.

Join 59 other followers

%d bloggers like this: