Former astronaut Thornton lecture today in Auburn open to the public

Former astronaut Kathryn Thornton will lecture today at Auburn University. The Auburn graduate will speak at 4 pm. CDT in the Dixon Conference Center Auditorium.

The lecture is open to the public.

The title of her speech is "Space Flight: A Human Perspective."

Thornton is currently a professor and associate dean in the School of Engineering at the University of Virginia.