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New Observatory Open House

The Department of Physics and Astronomy invites faculty, staff and students to its new observatory on Tuesday, Dec. 2, at 5:15 p.m. The facility is located beside the observation deck, near the Fire Safety building. A map can be found at (click the "More On This Announcement" link below for direct access). The new observatory hosts a large 14" telescope on a permanent mount and will be used for outreach and research activities. We will observe the Moon, planets Venus and Jupiter and deep sky objects. In the event of cloudy skies, the open house will be rescheduled for the next day, Wednesday, Dec. 3. Call the Telescope Deck Hotline at 622-2012 for confirmation by 4:45 p.m. on Dec. 2.

Event Date: December 02  5:15 p.m.  Location: Astronomy Deck  Cost: Free
Contact Information: Marco Ciocca, 622-1521

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