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Colloquium: John Stocke (Host: Rene Walterbos) @ BX102
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Dec 7 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Observatory Open House
Host: Jason Jackiewicz. Assisted by Jeremy Emmett, Caitlin Doughty, and Annie Hedlund.Share this:TweetPrint
Jan 20 @ 7:45 pm – 10:30 pm
Lunar Eclipse - Public Outreach Event
The NMSU Astronomy Department will be holding a two-part public event for the January 20th total lunar eclipse! Starting at 7:45 PM, Professor Kristian Finlator will give a talk on the eclipse in the Biology...
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Jan 23 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Colloquium Thesis Defense: Lauren Kahre
Extinction Mapping and Dust-to-Gas Ratios of Nearby Galaxies Lauren Kahre, NMSU We present a study of the dust{to{gas ratios in 31 nearby (D > 10 Mpc) galaxies. Using Hubble Space Telescope broad band WFC3/UVIS UV...
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Jan 25 @ 11:30 am – 12:30 pm
Pizza Lunch Talk: Dale Frail @ AY 119
How to Write A Competitive Prize Postdoc Application Dale Frail, NRAOShare this:TweetPrint
Colloquium: Dale Frail (Host: Sarah Kovac) @ BX102
Multi-Messenger EM-GW Astronomy: The View from the Radio End of the EM Spectrum Dale Frail, NRAO Abstract: With the discovery of gravitational waves and electromagnetic radiation from the binary neutron star merger GW170817, the era...
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Feb 15 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Observatory Open House
Host: Nancy Chanover. Assisted by Sean Sellers, Sarah Kovac, and Farhanul HasanShare this:TweetPrint
Special Colloquium: Stella Kafka (Host: Karen Kinemuchi) @ Domenici Hall
The AAVSO Program: A Resource for Variable Star Research Stella Kafka, AAVSO The AAVSO was formed in 1911 as a group of US-based amateur observers obtaining data in support of professional astronomy projects. Now, it...
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Feb 22 @ 12:15 pm – 1:15 pm
Pizza Lunch Talk: Takashi Sekii @ AY 119
Title Takashi Sekii, National Astronomical Observatory of Japan AbstractShare this:TweetPrint
Mar 4 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
Pizza Lunch Talk: Mark Rutkowski @ AY 119
Ultraviolet Observations of Galaxies Mark Rutkowski, Minnesota State Univeristy Ultraviolet observations are essential for answering fundamental questions regarding the role and impact of galaxies in universe. I’ll discuss a number of past, ongoing, and future...
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Public Talk: Janna Levin: Black Hole Blues @ ASNMSU Center for the Arts
Dr. Janna Levin Barnard College   Info here: https://honors.nmsu.edu/news/events/speakers-series/    Share this:TweetPrint
Mar 15 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Observatory Open House
Host: Rene Walterbos. Assisted by Minje Boem, Aleczander Herczeg, and Kelly Sanderson/Share this:TweetPrint
Mar 19 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Colloquium: Jack Burns @ Domenici Hall 109
Our Future in Space: The Moon and Beyond Jack Burns, University of Colorado Boulder Why do we explore space? How do we explore space? Where should we explore? What are the tools for space exploration?...
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Colloquium: Ylva Pihlström (Host: Moire Prescott) @ BX102
A Masing BAaDE’s Window Ylva Pihlström, University of New Mexico Evolved, intermediate mass stars are tracers of an intermediate age stellar population. Due to high mass-loss rates, they harbor circumstellar envelopes, in which different types...
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Apr 12 @ 9:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Observatory Open House
Host: Anatoly Klypin. Assisted by Jodie Berdis, Julie Imig, and Rogelio Ochoa.Share this:TweetPrint
Special Colloquium: Amanda Wilber (Host: Moire Prescott) @ AY 119
Searching for diffuse radio emission in merging galaxy clusters with LOFAR Amanda Wilber, Universität Hamburg Galaxy cluster mergers are powerful drivers of turbulence and shocks, which can accelerate cosmic-ray electrons within the magnetic field of...
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Apr 22 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
Pizza lunch: Sarah Kovac/David DeColibus @ AY 119
ASTR 598Share this:TweetPrint
Colloquium: Megan Reiter (Host: Kristian Finlator) @ BX102
The Role of Ecology in Star and Planet Formation Megan Reiter, Royal Observatory Edinburgh Understanding how feedback regulates star and planet formation is one of the outstanding unsolved problems in astrophysics. Stellar feedback affects all...
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Apr 29 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
Pizza lunch: Kristen Luchsinger @ AY 119
ASTR 598Share this:TweetPrint
May 10 @ 8:30 pm – 10:00 pm
Observatory Open House @ BX102, Tombaugh Observatory
Host: Kristian Finlator. Assisted by Jodi Berdis, David Decolibus, and Caitlin Doughty. Public talk at 8:30pm in Biology Annex 102 (NW corner of Williams and Stewart), followed by observing at the Tombaugh Observatory.Share this:TweetPrint
Aug 20 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Pizza lunch: Nick Arge @ AY 119
Title Nick Arge, NASA Goddard Space Flight CenterShare this:TweetPrint
Colloquium: Safe Zone Training (Host: Inclusive Astronomy Group) @ BX102
Safe Zone Training Dr. Zooey Sophia Pook, NMSU The SafeZone Training was established to educate and train students, faculty, and staff on how to provide safe and affirming support to members of the gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender, and questioning...
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Colloquium: Lisa Young (Host: Rene Walterbos) @ BX102
Cold Gas and the Evolution of Early-type Galaxies Lisa Young, New Mexico Tech A major theme of galaxy evolution is understanding how today’s Hubble sequence was established — what makes some galaxies red spheroidals and...
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Colloquium: Brian Svoboda (Host: Moire Prescott) @ BX102
Starless clumps and the earliest phases of high-mass star formation in the Milky Way Brian Svoboda, NRAO Jansky Fellow High-mass stars are key to regulating the interstellar medium, star formation activity, and overall evolution of...
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Sep 6 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Observatory Open House @ BX102, Tombaugh Observatory
Host: Jason Jackiewicz. Assisted by David Decolibus, Sarah Kovac, Kelly Sanderson Telescopes will open at 8:00pm. Public talk at 7:30pm in Biology Annex 102 (NW corner of Williams and Stewart), followed by observing at the...
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Sep 12 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Colloquium Thesis Proposal: Rachel Marra @ Jett Hall 210
An Observer’s Examination of the Circumgalactic Medium using Cosmological Simulations Rachel Marra, NMSU A significant aspect to understanding galaxy evolution is having an understanding of the intricacies involving the inflow and outflow of baryons onto...
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Colloquium: Eric Nielsen (Host: Moire Prescott) @ BX102
Charting the Outer Reaches of Exoplanetary Systems: Wide-Separation Giant Planet Demographics with Direct Imaging Eric Nielsen, Kavli Institute for Particle Astrophysics and Cosmology, Stanford University Over the past decade, the combination of advances in adaptive...
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Sep 16 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
Pizza lunch: Kristian Finlator @ AY 119
Detecting host galaxies of metal absorbers at the end of the dark ages Share this:TweetPrint
Colloquium: Mental Health Training (Host: Sarah Kovac) @ BX102
Promoting Graduate Student Wellness: A Guide for Faculty and Staff Marie Zubiate, Aggie Health and Wellness Center As graduate students demonstrate signs of emotional and psychological distress, faculty and staff play an important role in...
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