Vatican Astronomer Br. Guy Consolmagno - Threshold Series Speaker
Organization: Saint Vincent College
Description: Br. Guy Consolmagno, S.J., the official Vatican astronomer and curator of the Vatican’s extensive meteorite collection in Castel Gandolfo, will be the next presentation in the Saint Vincent College Threshold Series at 7:30 p.m. Monday, March 11 in the Performing Arts Center of the Robert S. Carey Student Center on the campus of Saint Vincent College.
The lecture will be introduced by Dr. John Smetanka, professor of astronomy and vice president for academic affairs.
In conjunction with the lecture, an open house will be held in the newly-completed Sis and Herman Dupré Science Pavilion from 4 to 7 p.m. Visitors are welcome to come to campus early and tour the classroom, laboratories and offices of the $39 million pavilion which houses the Herbert W. Boyer School of Natural Sciences, Mathematics and Computing. A special presentation will be given in the Angelo Taiani Planetarium and Astronaut Exhibit. Complimentary snacks and beverages will be available in the Atrium.
Admission is free to both the lecture and the open house but reservations are required. Persons requesting tickets should send their name, address, daytime phone (include area code) and number of tickets requested for the open house or the lecture to the Threshold Box Office at firstname.lastname@example.org. All reservations will be confirmed by return email. Please note that tickets will be held at the box office for pickup upon arrival for the presentation; no tickets are mailed in advance.
Location: Robert S. Carey Student Center at SVC, Latrobe
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Registration is required
Contact: Threshold Box Office
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