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.
October 02, 2017
On October 2nd, ASUH will be holding its first social event of the year in the Science and Engineering Classrooms, SEC 102, from 7:00pm to 9:30pm. Please join us there to hear from NASA Solar System Ambassador and former North Houston Astronomy Club (NHAC) President, Dr. Aaron Clevenson, as he speaks about the new partnership between NHAC and ASUH. Also, ASUH will be providing Free southern cuisine courtesy of Potato Patch and we will discuss the upcoming Society activities for the month of October. To reserve your meal, please RSVP at email@example.com. If there is time, we will play Astronomy Powerball!
September 21, 2017
Join us for our first Thursday night viewing of the semester! The event will take place on September 21st from 8pm tp 10pm in the Observatory.
September 15, 2017
On September 15th we said a fond farewell to Cassini! There was a special Friday night viewing in the Observatory from 8pm to 10pm. We had several stations set up to broadcast the final transmissions and best of photographs taken over the 13 year long mission, along with a dedicated Saturn viewing.
August 21, 2017
On August 21st we will be hosting an event for the Great Solar Eclipse of 2017! Whether you’re interested in volunteering or just want to check out our activities, make sure you stop by! For more information follow the link:
August 20, 2017
If you’re on campus Sunday, August 20th, come visit us at the Natural Science and Mathematics (NSM) Block Party! We will be under the rotunda between the Science and Research Building 1 (SR1) and the Science and Engineering Classrooms (SEC) from noon until 2 pm.
August 18, 2017
On August 18th come join us for some friendly competition! We’re going to play basketball and badminton! Follow the link for more details:
July 11, 2017
To sign up as a Cougar Mover in August please click the following link:
July 04, 2017
On July 20th we will be volunteering with the Cougar Campers: The following link will provide you with the details:
July 03, 2017
On July 12th we will be taking a trip to the Houston Museum of Natural Science to watch the Planetarium show “Dark Universe”, narrated by astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson. The following link will provide you with the details:
June 15, 2017
On June 29th we will be volunteering with the Cougar Campers: The following link will provide you with the details: