Free Educational Astronomy Event for Anchorage Students
12 June 2012, 11:30am - 3:00pm
Dena'ina Civic and Convention Center, 600 W. 7th Avenue, Anchorage
The American Astronomical Society is holding its 220th meeting in Anchorage and is inviting local students to interact with leading scientists from around the world including: NASA Missions and programs, the California Institute of Technology, the Space Telescope Science Institute, the National Optical Astronomy Observatory, the National Radio Astronomy Observatory, the National Solar Observatory, Chandra X-ray Center, University of Hawaii Institute for Astronomy PanSTARRS and corporations like Apogee Imaging Systems, Ball Aerospace, Northrop Grumman and many more!
Your students will have the opportunity to participate in hands-on demonstrations and talk with real scientists and engineers at the forefront of astronomy.
Although all are welcome, this event's topics will be best suited for students in middle school and above.
Make your reservation today to bring your student group to this exciting Astronomy event!
RSVPs must be received by 1 May 2012 to guarantee a spot for your group.
Questions can be directed to Debbie Kovalsky, firstname.lastname@example.org at the American Astronomical Society.
Sponsorship Opportunities are available.