Public Science Lecture Series

Public Science Lecture Series

Public Science Lecture Series

Hosted by Physics and Space Sciences, the Public Lecture Series is an evening lecture on a topic of general interest in science. After the lecture, attendees are invited to visit the Olin Physical Sciences Building rooftop to view the stars from the Ortega telescope, weather permitting. 



Lectures are typically held 4th Friday of each month during the academic year.

Fall 2018

September 28, 2018
October 26, 2018

Spring 2019

January 25, 2019
February 22, 2019
March 22, 2019
April 26, 2019


8:00 p.m - 9:00 p.m. - Lecture
9:00 p.m. public observatory viewing *weather permitting 

Location and Parking

Olin Engineering Complex | Room EC 118

Once on campus, park in the lot adjacent to the buildings marked 1 or 2. Talks will take place in the building marked 1 (Olin Engineering Complex Auditorium, room EC 118). Observing will take place on the roof of the building marked 2 (Physical Sciences Building) weather permitting.

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Past Lectures