Galaxy Forum Hawai‘i - Hilo
"21st Century Education – Get to Know Our Place in the Universe"
An exploratory forum to promote Galaxy Education in the 21st Century.
Spend a special morning with some of Hawaii Island's finest space, astronomy and galaxy educators and innovators.
Open to the Public
When: Sunday, 17 May 2009, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Where: ‘Imiloa Astronomy Center
Who: Open to Hawai‘i’s educators and education advocates, science teachers, students, cultural practitioners, amateur and professional astronomers and the general public.
RSVP: Call 885-3474 by Thursday, May 14th
- Leilehua Yuen and Ali‘i Kimo Pihana: "Native Hawai‘i Astronomy and Cosmology"
- Shawn Laatsch, ‘Imiloa Astronomy Center: Planetarium Galaxy Presentation
- Robert Fox, PISCES and UH Hilo Astronomy Department: (Presentation TBD)
- Kumiko Usuda, Subaru Telescope: "Make Your Own Milky Way Models"
- Gail Loessler: ‘Imiloa Astronomy Center, (Presentation TBD)
- ILOA: "International Lunar Observatory Galaxy First Light Imaging"
- Includes a Panel Discussion on advancing and enhancing general science education in Hawai‘i
More info at 885-3474.