Rocket scientist coming home to speak at Bishop’s
The Bishop’s School will host alumnus Frank Tybor, Class of 2003, who will discuss “SpaceX: Access to Space in the Commercial Era,” as a guest of the Shaffer Family Foundation Endowed Science Lecture Series, 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 12 at The Bishop’s School Teitelman Science Center, 7607 La Jolla Blvd. The lecture is open to the public. Register at
Tybor received his Bachelor of Science in mechanical engineering and a Bachelor of Science in aerospace engineering from the University of California at Irvine in 2007, and a master’s in aerospace and astronautics engineering from Stanford University in 2010. During his time at Stanford, Tybor published paper on a Parafin/NOX rocket as a MarsAscent Vehicle demonstrator.