General Meetings Events

SAS General Meeting

Details

Public

Type: General Meetings

Held on: Oct 19, 2022 (Wed) at 07:00 PM to Oct 19, 2022 (Wed) at 08:30 PM

Speaker: TBD

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

Event Coordinator: Rayna C.T. Bauer

Overview

Every month SAS meets for our general meeting commonly featuring a guest speaker and presentation. It also provides members a chance to engage and be in community with each other.

We normally meet on the campus of the University of Washington in the physics auditorium but are temporarily meeting over Zoom. We have a tentative plans for resuming in-person monthly gatherings soon, pending regulations and safety.

As always, our monthly general meetings are open to both SAS members and the public. We hope to see you online and/or in-person soon!

Members log in for link at 7 PM. 

Public log in at 7:30 PM: Please request link at outreach@seattleastro.org

Questions? outreach@seattleastro.org

Shown in date ascending order.

  • OCT
    19

    SAS General Meeting

    Wed at 07:00 PM
    Open to Public

    Every month SAS meets for our general meeting commonly featuring a guest speaker and presentation. It also provides members a chance to engage and be in community with each other. We normally meet on the campus of the University of Washington in the physics auditorium but are temporarily meeting over Zoom. We have a tentative plans for resuming in-person monthly gatherings soon, pending regulations and safety. As always, our monthly general meetings are open to both SAS members and ... more

    0 attending
  • NOV
    16

    SAS General Meeting

    Wed at 06:00 PM
    Open to Public

    Every month SAS meets for our general meeting commonly featuring a guest speaker and presentation. It also provides members a chance to engage and be in community with each other. We normally meet on the campus of the University of Washington in the physics auditorium but are temporarily meeting over Zoom. We have a tentative plans for resuming in-person monthly gatherings soon, pending regulations and safety. As always, our monthly general meetings are open to both SAS members and ... more

    0 attending
  • DEC
    21

    SAS General Meeting

    Wed at 06:00 PM
    Open to Public

    Every month SAS meets for our general meeting commonly featuring a guest speaker and presentation. It also provides members a chance to engage and be in community with each other. We normally meet on the campus of the University of Washington in the physics auditorium but are temporarily meeting over Zoom. We have a tentative plans for resuming in-person monthly gatherings soon, pending regulations and safety. As always, our monthly general meetings are open to both SAS members and ... more

    0 attending

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  • SEP
    28

    Lucy: The First Mission to the Trojan Asteroids

    Wed at 07:00 PM
    Online   Open to Public

    In-Person at UW PAA A102 (Physics/Astronomy Auditorium) AND hybrid via Zoom Time capsules from the birth of our Solar System more than 4 billion years ago, Trojan asteroids orbit the Sun in two loose groups, with one group leading ahead of Jupiter in its path, the other trailing behind. Clustered around the two Lagrange points equidistant from the Sun and Jupiter, the Trojans are stabilized by the Sun and its largest planet in a gravitational balancing act. These primitive bodies hold ... more

    5 days ago

    Lucy: The First Mission to the Trojan Asteroids starts soon!

    Lucy: The First Mission to the Trojan Asteroids starts shortly on Sep 28 (Wed) at 07:00 PM.

    5 attending
  • AUG
    17

    Viewing & Imaging the Planets, Presented by Cloud Break Optics

    Wed at 07:00 PM
    Online   Open to Public

    Every month SAS meets for our general meeting commonly featuring a guest speaker and presentation. It also provides members a chance to engage and be in community with each other. Please join us in-person for our second Summer Series meeting with, "Viewing & Imaging the Planets, Presented by Cloud Break Optics" located at Bickersons Brewhouse in Ballard. We'll be going over the when, how, and other good info to view and possibly image the planets through telescopes and what equipment ... more

    13 attending
  • AUG
    02

    Diving Deep, James Webb's First Images Examined

    Tue at 07:00 PM
    Online   Open to Public

    Every month SAS meets for our general meeting commonly featuring a guest speaker and presentation. It also provides members a chance to engage and be in community with each other. Please join us in-person (or hybrid) for our special summer series kick-off located at Chuck's Hop Shop in Seward Park! We'll take a closer look at the James Webb Space Telescope's first images and look to understand what we're looking at. NASA Solar System Ambassador Keith Krumm will be our guide through ... more

    12 attending
  • JUN
    22

    Saturn's Moon Titan and the Potential for Life in the Deep Subsurface

    Wed at 07:00 PM
    Online   Open to Public

    Please join us VIRTUAL ONLY for June as we welcome back NASA Solar System Ambassador Keith Krumm. Keith will provide an overview of Saturn's Moon Titan and share the latest on potential for life in the deep subsurface. We'll also touch on NASA's ambitious Dragonfly mission to Titan set for launch in 2026. In July and August we'll plan to meet in-person at an off-UW campus location. As always, our monthly general meetings are open to both SAS members and the public. We hope to see you ... more

    8 attending
  • MAY
    18

    Intergalactic Immigration presented by Jessica Werk

    Wed at 07:00 PM
    Online   Open to Public

    Every month SAS meets for our general meeting commonly featuring a guest speaker and presentation. It also provides members a chance to engage and be in community with each other. This month we welcome UW Professor Jessica Werk who will present on Intergalactic Immigration. This meeting will be a hybrid meeting. If you like to join us in person. we meet on the campus of the University of Washington in the physics auditorium. We also have a online option over Zoom. As always, our ... more

    4 attending
  • APR
    20

    SAS General Meeting Featuring Guest Speaker Dr. Paula Szkody

    Wed at 07:00 PM
    Online   Open to Public

    Every month SAS meets for our general meeting commonly featuring a guest speaker and presentation. It also provides members a chance to engage and be in community with each other. As always, our monthly general meetings are open to both SAS members and the public. We hope to see you online and/or in-person soon! Members log in for link at 7 PM. Public log in at 7:30 PM: Please request link at outreach@seattleastro.org Questions? outreach@seattleastro.org

    10 attending
  • MAR
    16

    The Last Stargazers with Emily Levesque (IN-PERSON / HYBRID)

    Wed at 07:00 PM
    Online   Open to Public

    Please join us either in-person, masks required, for the first time in over two years or online as we continue our hybrid option. Emily Levesque is an astronomy professor at the University of Washington. Her work explores how the most massive stars in the universe evolve and die. She has observed for upwards of fifty nights on many of the planet’s largest telescopes and flown over the Antarctic stratosphere in an experimental aircraft for her research. Members log in for link ... more

    7 months ago

    Join us in-person this Wednesday!

    Please join us either in-person, masks required, for the first time in over two years or online as we continue our hybrid option

    Emily Levesque is an astronomy professor at the University of Washington. Her work explores how the most massive stars in the universe evolve and die. She has observed for upwards of fifty nights on many of the planet’s largest telescopes and flown over the Antarctic stratosphere in an experimental aircraft for her research.

    6 attending
  • FEB
    16

    Dynamics of Galactic Bulge Stars: Structures of the Inner Galaxy

    Wed at 07:00 PM
    Online   Open to Public

    We welcome Andrea Kunder, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Physics at Saint Martin's University. She will be speaking with atendees about her research on the stars near the center of the Milky Way and what that research can tell us about the formation of our galaxy. Every month SAS meets for our general meeting commonly featuring a guest speaker and presentation via zoom. As always, our monthly general meetings are open to both SAS members and the public. We hope to see you online and/or ... more

    8 attending
  • JAN
    19

    Mars Exploration Update: The latest news from our robotic exploration

    Wed at 07:00 PM
    Online   Open to Public

    Solar System Ambassador Dave Cuomo has been a planetarian and space science educator for 20 years. He has worked at museums, planetariums, and science centers. He currently works for Digitalis Education Solutions providing support and advice for planetariums around the globe. Every month SAS meets for our general meeting commonly featuring a guest speaker and presentation. It also provides members a chance to engage and be in community with each other. TOPIC: Mars Exploration Update: ... more

    9 attending
  • DEC
    15

    The James Webb Telescope with Dave Cuomo

    Wed at 06:30 PM
    Online   Open to Public

    Every month SAS meets for our general meeting commonly featuring a guest speaker and presentation. It also provides members a chance to engage and be in community with each other. We normally meet on the campus of the University of Washington in the physics auditorium but are temporarily meeting over Zoom. We have a tentative plans for resuming in-person monthly gatherings in September pending regulations and safety. As always, our monthly general meetings are open to both SAS members ... more

    10 attending