General Meetings Events

Astronomy and Space Centered Education

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Open to Public

Type: General Meetings

Keywords: Seattle Astronomy High School Education Uw Nik Joshi Oliver Fraser Raisbeck Aviation Cube Satellites

Held on: Feb 21, 2018 (Wed) at 07:30 PM to Feb 21, 2018 (Wed) at 09:30 PM

Speaker: Nik Joshi & Oliver Fraser

Location: Physics Astronomy Building University of Washington

Event Coordinator: Rayna C.T. Bauer

Nik Joshi, from Raisbeck Aviation High School, and Oliver Fraser, from the UW Astronomy department will be speaking with us about local astronomy and space centered education through the UW College in their High School program and at Raisbeck Aviation High School, as well as some of the projects that the students have been working on.

 

Learn more about our seakers at:

Shown in date descending order.

  • NOV
    20

    Habitable Worlds and Life in the Cosmos

    Wed at 07:30 PM Open to Public

    Astrobiology studies the origin, evolution, distribution, and future of life in the universe. Although Earth is the only place we know life exists, the ingredients of life are common throughout the cosmos. ... more

  • OCT
    16

    General Meeting

    Wed at 07:30 PM Open to Public

    Star Parties Revisited: As amateur astronomers, we like to get outside and use our telescopes and share the night sky with others. Star parties take place around our local community and around the world ... more

  • SEP
    18

    Star Parties: Table Mountain and Goldendale

    Wed at 07:30 PM Open to Public

    Maxine Nagel of the SAS will talk about this summer's Table Mountain Star Party, one of the Pacific Northwest area's main observing events of the year. Due to wildfire damage at the usual Table Mountain ... more

  • AUG
    21

    "Asteroids and Dwarf Planets" and "Comets: Gorgeous Primordial Snowballs

    Wed at 07:33 PM Open to Public

    August's General meeting will be a viewing of two taped talks by Alexei Filippenko of UC Berkeley: "Asteroids and Dwarf Planets" and "Comets."

  • AUG
    06

    Getting started with DSLR Astrophotography

    Tue at 07:30 PM Open to Public

    Ken Hoffman from the Everett Astronomical Society will be presenting "Getting Started with DSLR Astrophogography" See the notes for a synopsis of the presentation.