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.

Spring 2019

March 22nd, Dr. Edward Schwieterman, University of California - Riverside. "Alien Worlds: The Future of Exoplanet Science and the Search for Life Elsewhere"

April 26, 2019, Dr. Tabetha Boyajian, Louisiana State University. 


8:00 p.m - 9:00 p.m. - Lecture.
9:00 p.m - 10:30 p.m. - Public observatory open house, weather permitting.

Locations and Parking

F. W. Olin Engineering Complex, auditorium room 118 (lecture).

F.W. Olin Physical Sciences Building, 4th floor accessed via elevator (public observatory open house, weather permitting).

Once on campus, the nearest parking is on "Engineering Street" and in the "Panther Place".

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