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Galaxy Group 10:45 am
Galaxy Group
Mar 2 @ 10:45 am – 11:15 am
Presenters: Lauren Kahre: On the nature of diffuse ionized gas in galaxies — I The contribution of dust scattering to diffuse line emission
ASTR 625 – Cosmology 11:30 am
ASTR 625 – Cosmology
Mar 2 @ 11:30 am – 12:20 pm
 
Astro-ph Discussion 1:00 pm
Astro-ph Discussion
Mar 2 @ 1:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Kathryn – http://nmsu.voxcharta.org/2016/02/21/constraints-on-the-location-of-a-possible-9th-planet-derived-from-the-cassini-data/ Nigel – http://nmsu.voxcharta.org/2016/02/16/alma-finds-dew-drops-in-the-dusty-spiders-web/
ASTR110 Campus Observatory 9:00 pm
ASTR110 Campus Observatory
Mar 2 @ 9:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Open
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ASTR 620 – Planetary Science I 8:55 am
ASTR 620 – Planetary Science I
Mar 3 @ 8:55 am – 10:10 am
 
Inclusive Astronomy Group 10:30 am
Inclusive Astronomy Group
Mar 3 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
We will explore ways to make astronomy, and STEM fields in general, a more inclusive and welcoming environment where EVERYONE can feel comfortable. This will make all people, including traditionally underrepresented groups, feel comfortable and...
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Tea time 2:00 pm
Tea time
Mar 3 @ 2:00 pm – 2:45 pm
Each week a student or faculty member will be bringing some tasty treats to share with the department. Hot coffee and tea will also be served. To sign up, or to see who will be...
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ASTR 625 – Cosmology 11:30 am
ASTR 625 – Cosmology
Mar 4 @ 11:30 am – 12:20 pm
 
ASTR 500 – Seminar 1:00 pm
ASTR 500 – Seminar
Mar 4 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
 
Colloquium: Gail Zasowski (Host: Drew Chojnowski) 3:15 pm
Colloquium: Gail Zasowski (Host: Drew Chojnowski)
Mar 4 @ 3:15 pm – 4:15 pm
Colloquium:  Gail Zasowski  (Host: Drew Chojnowski) @ BX102
New Tools for Galactic Archaeology from the Milky Way Gail Zasowski, John Hopkins University One of the critical components for understanding galaxy evolution is understanding the Milky Way Galaxy itself — its detailed structure and...
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Cume #405 10:00 am
Cume #405
Mar 5 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
 
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ASTR 625 – Cosmology 11:30 am
ASTR 625 – Cosmology
Mar 7 @ 11:30 am – 12:20 pm
 
Pizza Lunch: Ofelia Ruiz and Lorenza Sanchez 12:30 pm
Pizza Lunch: Ofelia Ruiz and Lorenza Sanchez
Mar 7 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
Pizza Lunch: Ofelia Ruiz and Lorenza Sanchez @ AY 119
Making your life easier: Overview of NMSU policies and procedures. Things you can do to speed up payments/forms through the system Ofelia Ruiz and Lorenza Sanchez  
ASTR110 Campus Observatory 9:00 pm
ASTR110 Campus Observatory
Mar 7 @ 9:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Closed
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Galaxy Group 10:45 am
Galaxy Group
Mar 9 @ 10:45 am – 11:15 am
Presenters: Sean Markert: Systematic or Signal? How dark matter misalignments can bias strong lensing models of galaxy clusters Caitlin Doughty: Deep spectroscopy of nearby galaxy clusters: I. Spectroscopic luminosity function of Abell 85
ASTR 625 – Cosmology 11:30 am
ASTR 625 – Cosmology
Mar 9 @ 11:30 am – 12:20 pm
 
Astro-ph Discussion 1:00 pm
Astro-ph Discussion
Mar 9 @ 1:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Astro-ph Discussion @ Astronomy Conference Room
Paper 1: Paper 2:  
ASTR110 Campus Observatory – OPEN 9:00 pm
ASTR110 Campus Observatory – OPEN
Mar 9 @ 9:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Jeremy, Jean, Drew, Jodi
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ASTR 620 – Planetary Science I 8:55 am
ASTR 620 – Planetary Science I
Mar 10 @ 8:55 am – 10:10 am
 
Inclusive Astronomy Group 10:30 am
Inclusive Astronomy Group
Mar 10 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
We will explore ways to make astronomy, and STEM fields in general, a more inclusive and welcoming environment where EVERYONE can feel comfortable. This will make all people, including traditionally underrepresented groups, feel comfortable and...
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Tea time 2:00 pm
Tea time
Mar 10 @ 2:00 pm – 2:45 pm
Each week a student or faculty member will be bringing some tasty treats to share with the department. Hot coffee and tea will also be served. To sign up, or to see who will be...
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PDS Atmospheres Node meeting 8:30 am
PDS Atmospheres Node meeting
Mar 11 @ 8:30 am – 9:30 am
PDS Atmospheres Node meeting @ BX113
 
ASTR 625 – Cosmology 11:30 am
ASTR 625 – Cosmology
Mar 11 @ 11:30 am – 12:20 pm
 
ASTR 500 – Seminar 1:00 pm
ASTR 500 – Seminar
Mar 11 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
 
Colloquium Thesis Proposal: Alexander Thelen (Host: Nancy Chanover) 2:00 pm
Colloquium Thesis Proposal: Alexander Thelen (Host: Nancy Chanover)
Mar 11 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Colloquium Thesis Proposal:  Alexander Thelen  (Host: Nancy Chanover) @ BX102
The Chemical History and Evolution of Titan’s Atmosphere as Revealed by ALMA  Alexander Thelen, NMSU Saturn’s largest moon, Titan, possesses a substantial atmosphere containing significant minorities of nitrile and hydrocarbon species, predominantly due to the...
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Tombaugh Observatory Open House 8:00 pm
Tombaugh Observatory Open House
Mar 11 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Tombaugh Observatory Open House @ Tombaugh Observatory | Las Cruces | New Mexico | United States
Open to the public. Faculty member: Moire Prescott Graduate Students: Jeremy Emmett, Gavin Mathes, Gordon MacDonald    
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Spring Break 2016
Spring Break 2016
Mar 14 – Mar 18 all-day
 
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Tea time 2:00 pm
Tea time
Mar 17 @ 2:00 pm – 2:45 pm
Each week a student or faculty member will be bringing some tasty treats to share with the department. Hot coffee and tea will also be served. To sign up, or to see who will be...
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J. Paul Taylor Social Justice Symposium 8:00 am
J. Paul Taylor Social Justice Symposium
Mar 23 @ 8:00 am – 8:00 pm
The Inclusive Astronomy group would like to encourage members of the department to attend the 12th J. Paul Taylor Social Justice Symposium on Social Justice for LGBTQ* Identities in the Borderland. The astronomy department is...
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Galaxy Group 10:45 am
Galaxy Group
Mar 23 @ 10:45 am – 11:15 am
Presenters: Lauren Kahre: NGC 5195 in M51: Feedback `Burps’ after a Massive Meal?
ASTR 625 – Cosmology 11:30 am
ASTR 625 – Cosmology
Mar 23 @ 11:30 am – 12:20 pm
 
Astro-ph Discussion 1:00 pm
Astro-ph Discussion
Mar 23 @ 1:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Astro-ph Discussion @ Astronomy Conference Room
Paper 1: Paper 2:  
ASTR110 Campus Observatory – OPEN 9:00 pm
ASTR110 Campus Observatory – OPEN
Mar 23 @ 9:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Jeremy, Caitlin, Drew
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ASTR 620 – Planetary Science I 8:55 am
ASTR 620 – Planetary Science I
Mar 24 @ 8:55 am – 10:10 am
 
Inclusive Astronomy Group 10:30 am
Inclusive Astronomy Group
Mar 24 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
We will explore ways to make astronomy, and STEM fields in general, a more inclusive and welcoming environment where EVERYONE can feel comfortable. This will make all people, including traditionally underrepresented groups, feel comfortable and...
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Tea time 2:00 pm
Tea time
Mar 24 @ 2:00 pm – 2:45 pm
Each week a student or faculty member will be bringing some tasty treats to share with the department. Hot coffee and tea will also be served. To sign up, or to see who will be...
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Galaxy Group 10:45 am
Galaxy Group
Mar 30 @ 10:45 am – 11:15 am
Presenters: Diane Feuillet: GRACES Observations of young alpha-rich stars
ASTR 625 – Cosmology 11:30 am
ASTR 625 – Cosmology
Mar 30 @ 11:30 am – 12:20 pm
 
Astro-ph Discussion 1:00 pm
Astro-ph Discussion
Mar 30 @ 1:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Astro-ph Discussion @ Astronomy Conference Room
Paper 1: Paper 2:  
ASTR110 Campus Observatory – CLOSED 9:00 pm
ASTR110 Campus Observatory – CLOSED
Mar 30 @ 9:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Jacob, Caitlin
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ASTR 620 – Planetary Science I 8:55 am
ASTR 620 – Planetary Science I
Mar 31 @ 8:55 am – 10:10 am
 
Inclusive Astronomy Group 10:30 am
Inclusive Astronomy Group
Mar 31 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
We will explore ways to make astronomy, and STEM fields in general, a more inclusive and welcoming environment where EVERYONE can feel comfortable. This will make all people, including traditionally underrepresented groups, feel comfortable and...
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Tea time 2:00 pm
Tea time
Mar 31 @ 2:00 pm – 2:45 pm
Each week a student or faculty member will be bringing some tasty treats to share with the department. Hot coffee and tea will also be served. To sign up, or to see who will be...
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