Tuesday, Thursday 10:20am-11:35am, Gardiner Hall Room 229
TA: Kathryn Steakley Office: 107 Astronomy Building Office Hours: Wednesday 1:30pm – 2:30pm or by appointment MailBox: Astronomy Building, first floor, next to main office Email: steakley (append "@nmsu.edu") Phone: (575) 646-4934 TA Website: http://astronomy.nmsu.edu/steakley/astr305v Course Website: http://astronomy.nmsu.edu/rwalterb/a305v/ Textbook: Life in the Universe, 3rd Edition, Bennet/Shostak |
My office hours are Wednesdays from 10:30am-11:30am. That being said, I'm usually in my office, so feel free to stop by any time to ask questions or get help with homework. Also, feel free to email me (steakley@nmsu.edu) with any questions.
Week | Reading | Homework | Class Dates |
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1 | Chapter 1 | Get textbook, Get iClicker, Register iClicker | -- -- 8/22 |
2 | Chapter 2 | Homework 1 Due Sep. 3 | 8/27 -- 8/29 |
3 | Chapters 2, 3 | Homework 1 Due | 9/3 -- 9/5 |
4 | Chapter 3 | Homework 2 Due Thu Sep. 19 | 9/10 -- 9/12 |
5 | Chapter 4 | Homework 2 Due Thu | 9/17 -- 9/19 |
6 | Chapter 4,5 | Debate Thu Sep. 26, Homework 3 Due Tue Oct 1 | 9/24 -- 9/26 |
7 | Chapter 5 | Homework 3 Due Tue, Midterm Exam Thu Oct 3 <Study Guide> | 10/1 -- 10/3 |
8 | Chapter 6,7 | TBD | 10/8 -- 10/10 |
9 | Chapter 8,9 | Homework 4 Due Oct 24, <Mars Slides PPT> <Mars Slides PDF> | 10/15 -- 10/17 |
10 | Chapter 10, 11 | Homework 4 Due Thu 10/24 | 10/22 -- 10/24 |
11 | Chapter 10, 11 | Term Paper: Extra Credit due Tue Nov 5, Final Paper due Nov 19 | 10/29 -- 10/31 |
12 | Chapter 11, 12 | Homework 5 Due Thu Nov 7, Term Paper: How to cite sources, Extra Credit due Tue Nov 5, Final Paper due Nov 19 | 11/5 -- 11/7 |
13 | Chapter 12, 13 | Term Paper Due Next Tuesday | 11/12 -- 11/14 |
14 | Chapter 13 | Homework 6 due Dec 3rd (Tues after Thanksgiving), Term Paper Due Tuesay 11/19 | 11/19 -- 11/21 |
-- | -------- | THANKSGIVING BREAK - Homework 6 due TUES | 11/26 -- 11/28 |
15 | Chapter 13 | Homework 6 due TUES, Debate Thursday | 12/3 -- 12/5 |
16 | FINALS | FINAL EXAM Thursday Dec 12th at 10:30am STUDY SHEET | ---- 12/12 |