New York Times Bestselling Author to speak at BSC later this month

Published 5:34 pm Tuesday, January 3, 2017

By Susanne Reynolds

Special to The Post-Searchlight

Bainbridge State College is pleased to welcome Nathalia Holt, New York Times bestselling author, to campus on Jan. 19, beginning at 7 p.m., in the Charles H. Kirbo Regional Center as part of the Fourth Annual Carter Arts and Lecture Series.

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Nathalia Holt, Ph.D. is a science writer and the New York Times bestselling author of Rise of the Rocket Girls: The Women Who Propelled Us from Missiles to the Moon to Mars (Little, Brown, 2016) and Cured: The People who Defeated HIV (Penguin Random House 2014). Her work has appeared in numerous publications including The New York Times, The Los Angeles Times, The Atlantic, Slate, Popular Science, and Time.

Holt has also trained at the Ragon Institute of MGH, MIT and Harvard University, the University of Southern California, and Tulane University. She lives with her husband and their two daughters in Boston, MA.

As always, the Carter Arts and Lecture Series events are free and open to the public. A ticket is not required for entry. The auditorium doors will open at 6 p.m. For more information on the Series, please visit