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2017 Events

  • Dr. Van Hamme will give a talk at the Frost Science Museum

    Sept. 27, 2017, 6:30pm-9:30pm, Frost Science Museum

    Dr. Van Hamme, executive director of SISH-CASE and professor of physics and astronomy, will be giving a talk titled 'Seeing the Universe' at the LATE at Frost Science: Seeing 004 — Optics event on September 27th, 6:30 p.m.! To get your tickets, click on the link above.

  • Partial Solar Eclipse Viewing at Deering Estate

    Aug. 21, 2017, 1pm-4pm, Deering Estate

    Come out and join the Southern Cross Astronomical Society to view this year's partial solar eclipse. Telescopes will be provided!

  • Solar Eclipse Viewing from the Stocker AstroScience Center

    Aug. 21, 2017, 12:01pm-3pm, Stocker AstroScience Center

    Come and join us August 21st at the Stocker AstroScience Center to watch the partial Solar Eclipse and have a party!

  • SISH Scholarship Awards Ceremony

    May 4, 2017, 4pm-6pm, Stocker AstroScience Center Room 100

    PLEASE NOTE, due to an emergency at the MARC, our LOCATION HAS CHANGED to the Stocker AstroScience Center. Join us there as we will be presenting the awardees for the Southern Cross Astronomical Society Awards and the Fred Hoover Memorial Endowment. To RSVP, please click the link above.

  • 2017 Annual Graduate Research Competition

    April 20, 2017, 9:30am-4pm, CP 220

    The 2017 Annual Graduate Research Competition will be held at CP220 on April Thursday from 09:30 AM to 14:55 PM followed by an award ceremony at 15:30 PM

    Detailed schedule

  • NASA

    March 10, 2017, 8pm-10pm, Venue TBD

    Director of NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center will be giving a talk about his research in the field of Global warming.

    NASA event details

  • Historical Women in Astronomy

    March 3, 2017, 8pm-10pm, CP 145 and the Stocker AstroScience Center

    Dr. Caroline Simpson will be talking about the role women have played in the development of astronomy throughout the ages.

  • FIU holds STEMcon Student Conference

    Feb. 22, 2017, 12:30pm-5ppm, GC Ballrooms

    Join the Florida International University College of Arts, Sciences & Education and the College of Engineering & Computing for the first-annual undergraduate STEM Student Success Conference, STEMCon.