March Meeting Recap

We had a great time last night with our special guest, Lynn Powers, from the Southwest Montana Astronomical Society. She brought samples of rocks from the Moon and gave a great talk about the landing sites of the Apollo missions!  Thank you so much, Lynn!


Due to the remodel of the Art building, the new location for our upcoming meetings, until further notice, will be Engineering 117, the Rotunda.  This building is in the center of campus so please see the map link on our home page.  Pretty much any parking lot would be fine. Hope to see you there!…

Updated Calendar

Hi Folks, There is an updated calendar on the website as of January 27, 2017 due to changes to our March and May meetings.  You can find the new calendar here. We hope to see you there!

January Meeting Recap

We had a great meeting.  We were especially grateful for Dr. Kim Bott talking to us about planetary atmospheres and polarimetry, using polarized light to reveal liquid on exoplanets.  We also had a video from Dr. Filippenko.  Please note that next month will be our annual banquet with an update on the Kepler Mission by Dr. Jeff…

December Potluck

We had a great time at our annual Holiday Potluck!  Not as many people there as we had competition with the Seahawks game but there was great food and wonderful desserts!  See you all next year!  

November Meeting Recap

Thanks to all the folks who came to our meeting tonight even though the Seahawks were playing on Monday night football! We had a great meeting.  We had the last installment of our constellation talks with  Libra and Piscis Austrinus. Cliff started a new series about practical astronomy, starting with a talk on magnitude. I am…