Spanel Planetarium

Brad Snowder

Brad Snowder in 1962 Brad Snowder is a graduate of WWU with a bachelor of science degree in physics with minors in astronomy and math, and with a master's degree in science education. He has received the Astronomical League's certificates for the Herschel 400 (cert. #89) and the Messier (cert. #737) deep sky observing programs.

Brad has taught astronomy for WWU, Whatcom Community College, Skagit Valley College, and for Northwest Indian College.

Brad has long had a special interest in preserving Native American and other cultural starlore.

Brad has managed Western's planetarium since 1995.

        Follow Brad on Twitter @Skywise88.