Museum to host talk with GPS developer

The Middlesex County Museum and Historical Society Inc. will host “A Conversation with Dr. Gladys B. West” at 3 p.m. Sunday, November 3, at St. Clare Walker Middle School, 6814 General Puller Highway, Locust Hill.

This event is the closing program for the 2019 Strong Men and Women in History exhibition on display at the museum, reported Bessida White.

A mathematician and technology pioneer, Dr. West led the team that developed the Global Positioning System (GPS) while working at the U.S. Naval Surface Warfare Center at Dahlgren. Dr. West, who is one of the…