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Photo: Dan Stinebring in Observatory.
Dan Stinebring, associate professor of physics, adjusts the Taylor planetarium projector.

Physics Department Hosts Open Observatory Nights

Photographs by Gabe Graff


MARCH 28, 2002--The Physics Department will begin hosting open observatory nights for the College community this coming month on the observation deck and in the dome of Peters Hall. Open observatory nights will take place on the first and third Fridays of April and May, with the following Saturdays scheduled as rain dates. For more information on the observation sessions, visit the observatory's web site.

Photo: Laser Trails in Observatory.
Planetary motion and laser pointer trails on the dome of the Taylor planetarium.

Photo: Lee Lumpkin in Observatory.
Observatory assistant Lee Lumpkin with the Celestron 14-inch reflecting telescope in the Peters dome.

 

 

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