Public Night at the GT Observatory

Event Details
  • Date/Time:
    • Thursday September 4, 2014
      8:30 pm - 11:00 pm
  • Location: Howey Physics Building
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  • Fee(s):
    Free
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Contact

Howey Physics Building
(404) 385-8133
www.astronomy.gatech.edu
jim.sowell@physics.gatech.edu

Summaries

Summary Sentence: First public night of the semester. The primary targets of interest will be the Moon and Saturn.

Full Summary: First public night of the semester. The primary targets of interest will be the Moon and Saturn. 

The primary targets of interest will be the Moon and Saturn. There will also be a Public Talk on "How Big is Our Universe?" by astrophysics grad student Karan Jani. The talk will be in Lecture Room 5 (Physics), will begin around 9:15 p.m., and it will last for 20-30 minutes. It is geared at the high school level. 

The public night is free and open to all, but is contingent on clear weather and will be cancelled if there are too many clouds. For more information and to check on potential closures, visit the official web-site at www.astronomy.gatech.edu. If you park in a campus Visitors Lot, please pay the fee upon arrival. 

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Additional Information

In Campus Calendar
Yes
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Invited Audience
Undergraduate students, Faculty/Staff, Public, Graduate students
Categories
Other/Miscellaneous
Keywords
astronomy, observatory
Status
  • Created By: Kristen Bailey
  • Workflow Status: Published
  • Created On: Aug 18, 2014 - 12:59pm
  • Last Updated: Apr 13, 2017 - 5:22pm