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Astronomy

2017-18

Advisor: LEE CARKNER, Professor (Physics)
B.S., Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute; Ph.D., Pennsylvania State

Courses (ASTR)

"Season of Light' planetarium show Dec. 9-15

John Deere Planetarium at Augustana College will present its annual holiday program, "Season of Light, on Dec. 9-15.

Spring Planetarium Open House

Augustana College's John Deere Planetarium will be open for an evening of stargazing and planet viewing on Saturday, April 25, 8:30-10 p.m. The open house will feature programs in the planetarium and Carl Gamble Observatory, and outside the building. The event is free and open to the public.

Learn about the oldest light in the universe

Astrophysicist Dr. Tom Crawford presenting the Harry Nelson Lecture in Astronomy, "Probing Fundamental Physics with the Oldest Light in the Universe." This free public lecture is on Thursday, April 21, at 7:30 p.m. in room 102 of the Hanson Hall of Science.

“Season of Light” planetarium show

Augustana College will present its annual holiday planetarium show "Season of Light" Dec. 9-15. The free show will be offered weekdays at 7 p.m. and Saturday and Sunday at 2 p.m.