We have night time viewings approximately twice a month on Thursdays from 6 - 10pm (weather permitting), solar viewings on Friday’s from 11am-4pm (weather permitting), occasional trips to other observatories in the Houston area and weekly telescope/viewing setup training sessions. Starting Spring 2017, we will have guest speakers who work in Astronomy related fields present their work/research and we will offer other training sessions related to Astronomy.
January 31, 2018
Join us this Wednesday, January 31st for a viewing of the lunar eclipse! We will be meeting on the top of the Welcome Center garage at 5:30am and observe the eclipse until around 7:30am. We know it’s early in the morning, so feel free to bring coffee or wear your pjs - whatever helps you come out and have fun! We ask that you bring your own chairs if you are wanting to sit down. If anybody is willing to lend a table for us to use, please let us know by emailing email@example.com.
January 30, 2018
On Tuesday, we will be conducting a presentation for the Maud Marks Library community. If you are interested in volunteering at this event, please email firstname.lastname@example.org. We will leave from UH at 5:30pm to go to the event.
January 22, 2018
On Monday, we will be conducting a presentation for the Parker Williams Branch Library community. If you are interested in volunteering at this event please email email@example.com. We will leave from UH at 5:30pm to go to the event
January 19, 2018
This Friday we are reopening our observatory for the spring semester! Come join us from 11am to 4pm for solar observations.
November 18, 2017
The astronomy society will be meeting at the Montgomery Dark Site on Saturday, November 18th at 5pm to observe the clearer skies away from Houston. Come enjoy a truly awesome night with us as we observe stars into the late night.
November 04, 2017
On Saturday, November 4th we will be tailgating at UH’s homecoming game. Come join us and show off your UH pride as we play against East Carolina. Tailgating will begin at 8:30am!
October 31, 2017
We have having a special pop-up event for Halloween this year! On October 31st we will be on the lawn in front of the MD Anderson Library at 7pm to 8:30pm (depending on weather and foot traffic). Stop by and visit; we’ll be wearing costumes and handing out candy!
October 27, 2017
On October 27th we will be offering Level 1, benchmark Level 1/Level 2 Part A, and Level 2 Part B Workshops. For more information, contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
October 23, 2017
Monday October 23rd speaker Dr. David Reitze will be traveling to UH to speak about the collision and fusion of two black holes and how gravitational astronomy will change the way we understand the universe. The talk begins at 7pm in the Science and Engineering Classrooms (SEC), Room 100, and there is a reception at 6:15pm.
October 21, 2017
On October 21st ASUH will be participating in Energy Day! It is Houston’s largest annual FREE family festival showcasing STEM. for more information follow the link: https://drive.google.com/open?id=1Diy-NuKY3VCN2LmBM63dBZXuH2enp3G5d2bduJah8SQ