The Fall 2016 Washburn Observer

Read our latest newsletter, with exciting science, updates on department news, stories about life as an astronomer, and much more.

Dec.21.2016 | Continue Reading »

Filaments and Swirls in a Massive Galaxy

With the help of the Hubble Space Telescope, a team of scientists including Jay Gallagher and Ellen Zweibel have imaged the messy gas in the galaxy NGC 4696.

Dec.07.2016 | Continue Reading »

Bautz Lecturer to Discuss Galactic Archeology

Celebrated German Astrophysicist Eva Graebel, the 2016 Bautz Lecturer, will discuss how to study the history of galaxies based on their current state in a public presentation at the Wisconsin Institutes for Discovery. Please join us on November 16…

Nov.04.2016 | Continue Reading »

2016 Whitford Lecture by Ken Sembach

The Director of the Space Telescope Science Institute will describe NASA big, bold new space telescope, the James Webb Space Telescope and Wide Field Infrared Survey Telescope.

Oct.26.2016 | Continue Reading »

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02/02/2017 Sabine Koenig

Colloquium; Jan.19.2017 | Details »

02/09/2017 Lucianne Walkowicz

Colloquium; Special Event; Jan.19.2017 | Details »

02/16/2017 Shravan Shetty

Colloquium; Jan.19.2017 | Details »

02/16/2017 Shravan Shetty

Colloquium; Jan.19.2017 | Details »

02/23/17 Jan Egedal

Colloquium; Jan.19.2017 | Details »

03/02/2017 Audra Hernandez

Colloquium; Jan.19.2017 | Details »

Party With the Stars

Space Place; Jan.20.2017 | Details »

Saturday Science Workshop

Space Place; Jan.21.2017 | Details »

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