ARK NEBULA, DWARF GALAXIES AND THE STUDENTS WHO EXPLORE THEM

DARK NEBULA, DWARF GALAXIES AND THE STUDENTS WHO EXPLORE THEM

A Maunakea Speaker Series presentation by Hokunani Sanchez & Keilani Steele of
Honokaʻa High School and Mary Beth Laychak & Doug Simons of Canada-France-Hawaiʻi Telescope
  
The Maunakea Speaker Series continues its monthly lecture on Thursday, July 19 at Imiloa Astronomy Center's Moanahoku Hall. This exciting free lecture is open to the public and starts at 7 pm.
Hokunani Sanchez & Keilani Steele, two accomplished Maunakea Scholars, will share the results of their 2017 research into dark nebula with Ms Steele delving into her second Maunakea Scholars project, observing the Draco Dwarf Galaxy with the W.M. Keck Observatory. Canada-France-Hawaii Telescope (CFHT) Director Doug Simons and outreach manager Mary Beth Laychak will round out the presentation with details about the past, present and future of this unique program.


The July Maunakea Speaker Series will be held at
ʻImiloa Astronomy Center's Moanahoku Hall. Parking is open and available without charge.
For more information visit malamamaunakea.org or call 808-933-0734.
 
About the Maunakea Speaker Series
The Maunakea Speaker Series is a monthly scholar-focused presentation offered as a partnership among the Office of Maunakea Management, 'Imiloa Astronomy Center, and the University of Hawai'i at Hilo Department of Physics & Astronomy. This collaborative venture gives the community unprecedented access to fascinating research taking place on Maunakea and other topics unique to the Island of Hawai'i. A venue for scholars to share their stories and learn from discussion, the series promotes understanding and collaboration across all sectors of the community, while addressing the goals of the University of Hawai'i at Hilo.

Event Properties

Event Date 07-19-2018 7:00 pm
Event End Date 07-19-2018 9:00 pm
Location
Imiloa Astronomy Center
600 Imiloa Pl, Hilo, HI 96720, USA
Imiloa Astronomy Center

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