Aaronson Symposium- Lecture: The State of the Universe 2017

Monday, April 3, 2017 - 7:00pm
UA Centennial Hall

"Steward Observatory is excited to organize a unique symposium to be held at the University of Arizona on 3-4 April 2017 to celebrate the 30th anniversary of the Marc Aaronson Memorial Lectureship Prize. This Lectureship has an illustrious history. The 18 awardees selected so far over the 30 years have gone on to subsequently collect two Nobel prizes, a MacArthur Prize, a Crafoord Prize , five Gruber Prizes, three Shaw Prizes , and a Kavli Prize. The 30th anniversary of this award provides an occasion to bring back 14 previous Lectureship awardees to Tucson for a truly spec ial series of talks open to registered participants. The two- day scientific symposium w ill be held at the Stevie Eller Dance Theater in Tucson and will be complemented with a public lecture on Monday, April 3 by Nobel Prize w inner, Dr. Brian Schmidt, V ice-Chancellor and President of The Australian National University (ANU)".

7:00 pm Public Lecture: Brian Schmidt, The State of the Universe 2017 (Open to public, ticket purchase)The ticket price has been reduced to $5 thanks to a special donor.
Symposium Website: http://tinyurl.com/AaronsonSymp
Public Lecture Tickets: https://www.uafoundation.org/NetCommunity/events/brianschmidtlecture I http://centhall.org I Use Promo Code: ASTRO
Information: Cathi Duncan, cathi@as.arizona.edu 520-621-8792