MIAMI (CBSMiami/AP) – The second person to walk on the moon, former astronaut Buzz Aldrin, will become a professor at Florida Institute of Technology.READ MORE: Miami Police Release Footage Of Missing California Tourist Angela Morrisey
Anthony Catanese, the university’s president, announced Thursday that Aldrin, who walked on the moon in 1969, will be a research professor of aeronautics.READ MORE: Woman Fatally Shot By Police Serving Eviction At Brickell Building Identified As 40-Year-Old Stephanie Voikin
Catanese also announced that the school is planning to establish the Buzz Aldrin Institute.
Florida Institute of Technology, located in Melbourne, Florida, has five academic divisions with emphases on science, technology, engineering, and mathematics.MORE NEWS: Broward Commissioner Dale Holness To Run For Late Rep. Alcee Hastings’ Congressional Seat
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