The Burrell Observatory at Baldwin-Wallace College is hosting an open house program on Friday November 16, 2012 at 7:30pm: Journey to the Center of the Milky Way.
Dr. Chris Martin, Assoc. Professor of Astronomy at Oberlin College, will present his research on what we know about the center of our galaxy. Dr. Martin has been awarded time on the ESA’s Herschel space telescope, and leads the HIGGS (Herschel Inner Galaxy Gas Survey) project. The lecture will be held in the “Center for Innovation and Growth” (CIG). After the lecture the Burrell Observatory will be open for viewing, weather permitting. This is a free lecture and no reservations are required.
The CIG is located the east side of Front street north of Bagley at 340 Front St. Parking is available behind CIG and adjacent to the observatory off of Fifth Ave West.
For additional questions, contact the observatory director at [masked]., or the Department of Physics and Astronomy at[masked]-2312.
See you there :)