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Meet the Astronomer Talk + Telescope Viewing

June 20 @ 8:00 pm

Meet the Astronomer Talk + Telescope Viewing Brentwood, TN Vanderbilt Dyer Observatory_Image credit: NASA, ESA, and STScI.

Meet the Astronomer Talk + Telescope Viewing – Vanderbilt University Dyer Observatory, Brentwood – June 20, 2024

The series: An astronomer or scientist discusses a topic of current interest. The talks are geared to the general adult public and typically feature graphics and videos or demonstrations.

Tonight’s presenter: Vanderbilt’s Girish M. Duvvuri. Talk info will be posted when available.

Telescope viewings follow when weather permits.

LIVESTREAM the talk for free:

A PROMO CODE is available for Vanderbilt students for free tickets. Please email the organizer from your email to get the active code. Others may register without the code.

Tickets for Meet the Astronomer often sell out quickly, so please plan accordingly.

SIGN UP FOR THE WAITLIST IF THE EVENT IS SOLD OUT. We will move the talk to the lovely tented back patio with the jumbo screen if weather allows. This will make 100 more seats available. You will be emailed with further instructions the week of the event if more tickets become available.

Image credit: NASA, ESA, and STScI


June 20
8:00 pm
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Vanderbilt Dyer Observatory
1000 Oman Drive
Brentwood, TN 37027 United States
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(615) 373-4897
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