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9 December 2013

Sue speaks at Monterey Bay Aquarium

Sue is pictured in front of one of the large aquarium tanks with 5 members of the aquarium team including wheelchair user Marv and his assistance dog.
Sue's trip to the United States was funded by the Arts Council International Artist Development Fund and Plymouth University. She was priviledged to be invited to speak at Monterey Bay Aquarium...

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9 December 2013

Trish Wheatley's Blog of NASA visit.

Sue and Trish are pictured with the Science Applications International Corporation team at NASA. They are in front of a large image of the moon
Trish has been blogging about her recent trip to NASA & America with Sue Austin. Whilst at NASA they met memebers of the Science Applications International Corporation Team. Trish, who is a...

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7 December 2013

Sue is invited to talk at Stanford University, California

Sue, right is pictured with Graham Creasey centre and Nick La Vecchia at the Stanford Spinal injuries unit in Palo Alto. Sue's video of the underwater wheelchair is playing on a large screen in the background
During Sue's trip to TEDMED earlier in 2013, she had the opportunity to meet with Graham Creasey who is Professor of Spinal Cord Medicine at Stanford University. As part of her Californian...

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6 December 2013

'Sue in the Blue' image shown at Boston Society of Architects Space Gallery

Sue hangs mid blue water, upside down in the underwater wheelchair wearing a summer dress with her hair trailing in the water
'Sue in the Blue' image is featured in an exhibition hosted by the Boston Society of Architects Space Gallery. RIGHTS OF WAY: Mobility and the City is an educational exhibition, focusing...

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6 December 2013

Sue attends the Berkeley Screening of Fixed:The Science/Fiction of Human Enhancement and speaks on the panel

Sue along with the other 8 members of the Fixed panel
Sue & Trishs' trip to America, as part of the Arts Council International Artists Development Fund, moves to California as they are invited to attend the Screening of Fixed at Berkeley...

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4 December 2013

Sue speaks at NASA, as featured by the Houston Chronicle

Artist Sue Austin poses with Astronaut Doug Wheelock poolside at the Neutral Buoyancy Lab at NASA
Sue & Trish travelled to the Johnson Space Centre in Houston, Texas. Sue was invited to speak to NASA Employees and Contractors as part of the Technical Innovation Speaker series. Their trip was...

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