10 Things to Know: Sally Ride
BY Michelle Garcia
November 19 2013 8:00 AM ET
9. After Ride retired from NASA, she joined the faculty of the University of California, San Diego, as a professor of physics and director of the California Space Institute. Then in 2001, she started Sally Ride Science to help motivate young people, especially girls, to pursue science, math, and technology.
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