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.

  • JUL
    17

    Astronomy Apps for your Mobile Device

    Wed at 07:30 PM Open to Public

    SAS members Paul Rodman (author of AstroAid for iOS and Astroplanner for desktop computers) and Chris Laurel (author of Sky Guide and Cosmographia for iOS and Celestia for desktop computers) will demo their ... more

  • JUN
    19

    Observing the Southern Sky from Chile

    Wed at 07:30 PM Open to Public

    SAS member Mike Dole will present a slide show on his recent trip to Chile, focusing on his experience observing the southern sky through binoculars and telescopes. He will discuss planning for the trip, ... more

  • MAY
    15

    General Meeting: Buying Your First Telescope

    Wed at 07:30 PM Open to Public

    This talk will help you choose a first telescope that will provide you with years of enjoyment exploring the cosmos.