General Meetings Events

General Meeting

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Open to Public

Type: General Meetings

Held on: Jul 19, 2017 (Wed) at 07:30 PM to Jul 19, 2017 (Wed) at 09:00 PM

Speaker: TBD

Location: Physics/Astronomy Auditorium (PAA), Room A102, Seattle, Washington

Event Coordinator: Christopher Laurel

TBD 

Shown in date ascending order.

Shown in date descending order.

  • JUN
    21

    Solar Eclipse Outreach

    Wed at 07:30 PM Open to Public

    The August 21 total solar eclipse presents a huge opportunity to share your passion for astronomy with the public. Are you ready? Get tips for leading solar eclipse outreach events from Alice Enevoldsen, ... more

  • MAY
    17

    William and Caroline Herschel's Observations and Theories of Comets

    Wed at 07:30 PM Open to Public

    Some fascinating astronomical history is on the schedule for May's meeting! UW astronomy professor Woody Sullivan will present about the contributions of William and Caroline Herschel to our understanding ... more

  • APR
    19

    TSE 2017: An Eclipse to Remember

    Wed at 07:30 PM Open to Public

    The total solar eclipse of August 21, 2017 promises to be the biggest astronomical event of the decade for the US. SAS board member Dave Ingram will tell us how to prepare: where to be, what equipment to ... more

  • MAR
    15

    Universe Sandbox

    Wed at 07:30 PM Open to Public

    Dan Dixon is creator of the Universe Sandbox simulation game. He'll talk about how he and his team of programmers, a planetary scientist, and a climate scientist collaborated to create an app that can model ... more

  • FEB
    15

    Cassini's Grand Finale: Overview and Challenges

    Wed at 07:30 PM Open to Public

    This year the Cassini Saturn Orbiter, nearing the end of usable life, will be sent on a daring Grand Finale that will include 22 passes between the inner D-ring and the top of the atmosphere. It is a ... more