kuiper kat's astronomy
NYC-based amateur astronomer.
Solar System Ambassador with NASA/JPL.
Have scope, will travel.
Astronomy Night: July 2019, with the Intrepid Sea, Air, & Space Museum
Hells Kitchen, NY
Katherine Troche is a Brooklyn, NY native and the owner/operator of Kuiper Kat's Astronomy in New York, NY.
Through volunteer initiatives, Katherine spends her time conducting astronomy-related outreach for various organizations and institutions throughout the five boroughs by coordinating public viewings and informative lectures focused on topics and events relevant to astronomy and space exploration. Her primary focus is to engage and educate the general public in the hope of cultivating an interest in STEM and STEM related science.
Katherine is a current volunteer Solar System Ambassador with NASA/JPL, volunteer astronomer at The Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum and guest presenter at the Poppenhusen Library in College Point, NY. Her past work includes: guest presenter at the Stamford Museum & Nature Center in Stamford, CT, and former board of directors member for the Amateur Astronomers Association of New York.
Interested in an event? Questions about astronomy-related things?
Feel free to drop me a line below!