Washburn Observer

The spring 2013 issue of the department newsletter is now available online.

May.28.2013 | Continue Reading »

John Chisholm Receives NSF Fellowship

Graduate student John Chisholm has received a National Science Foundation East Asia and Pacific Summer Institutes (EAPSI) Fellowship.

May.23.2013 | Continue Reading »

Corey Wood Awarded NASA Fellowship

Graduate student Corey Wood was awarded a NASA Earth and Space Science Fellowship.

May.23.2013 | Continue Reading »

IceCube Neutrino Observatory Identifies High-energy Neutrinos

A massive telescope in the Antarctic ice reports the detection of 28 extremely high-energy neutrinos that might have their origin in cosmic sources.

May.20.2013 | Continue Reading »

Star Parties and Barn Door Trackers: Outreach Writing in Astronomy

Instead of writing a traditional term paper, students in Dr. Eric Hooper's Astronomy 104: Exploration of the Solar System class participate in educational group projects.

May.16.2013 | Continue Reading »

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