NSA/CSS - National Security Agency - Central Security Service

03/28/2024 | Press release | Distributed by Public on 03/28/2024 10:03

National Cryptologic Museum Hosts: A Conversation with Merryl Goldberg Ph.D.

FORT MEADE, Md. - The National Cryptologic Museum welcomes Dr. Merryl Goldberg, Professor in the School of Arts at California State University San Marcos on April 4, 2024 from 6:30-8:00 p.m. for "A Conversation with Merryl Goldberg." Dr. Goldberg will discuss her journey through Moscow in the 1980's, her battle of wits with the KGB, and the cipher system she developed using coded music sheets. During the discussion Dr. Goldberg will play cryptographic tunes as a live demonstration of the coded music sheets. No registration is required!

Speaker Bio: Merryl Goldberg, Ed.D., is a professor of music specializing in arts integration at California State University San Marcos, where she focuses on the role that arts play in academic success, career development and empathy. She is also the director of CSU San Marcos' Center ARTES - which stands for arts, research, teachers, education, schools - a center where teachers learn how to integrate the arts with a wide range of classroom subject matter, as well as how to teach art as a discipline. Dr. Goldberg received her doctorate and master's degrees from Harvard University; she received her bachelor's from the New England Conservatory of Music. Prior to entering academia Dr. Goldberg was on the road for 13 years as a saxophonist with the Klezmer Conservatory Band out of Boston.

WHEN: 6:30p.m. - 08:00 p.m., Thursday, April. 04, 2024

WHERE: National Cryptologic Museum
8290 Colony Seven Rd
Annapolis Junction, Maryland 20701

The National Cryptologic Museum is the only fully public museum in the Intelligence Community and is now open Monday through Saturday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Admission is free and no reservations are required - click here for more information about the museum or to start planning your visit!