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The next meeting of the Chicago Astronomical Society will be held virtually, via Zoom, on Wednesday, September 22, 2021. Talk will begin at 7:00PM. Meeting room opens at 6:30 PM to allow people to greet one another.
Speaker: Theo Wellington, Nashville Barnard-Seyfert Astronomical Society.
Theo received her BS in astronomy from Case Western Reserve University in 1981. She conducted eclipse outreach for Western Kentucky University in 2017 and is currently a NASA/JPL solar system ambassador, providing educational programs for parks and libraries. Theo also advocates for improved nighttime lighting through the International Dark Sky Association
Topic: 2019 total solar eclipse.
Theo Wellington will describe her expedition to La Silla Observatory in Chile for the July 2, 2019 solar eclipse. She and her husband went as part of a team conducting white light and polarized observations of the sun's corona. The trip grew out of her outreach with Western Kentucky University in 2017
To join the meeting, contact CAS president, Jim Cuca . He will send you the login information, i.e., url, meeting ID, and passcode.
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