Paris Wilken looks to the stars

Paris Wilken looks to the stars

Nell Jaskowiak, Opinions Editor

September 29, 2017

Filed under Features

Every clear Friday night, Paris Wilken drives to Broemmelsiek Park and unpacks a huge, olive green box. He gets his telescope set up for a night of watching the stars, one of his biggest passions. “Before you look at space you could just be like, ‘Yeah, I understand it’s a fact of life that I’m ...

Students Remember John Glenn

Students Remember John Glenn

Mary Claire Moriarity, Staff Writer

December 22, 2016

Filed under News, Showcase

Marine Aviator. Senator. Professor. Astronaut. In John Glenn's 95 years, he served his country through his numerous accomplishments.

Guest speaker Timothy Brown visits astronomy classes

Guest speaker Timothy Brown visits astronomy classes

Nell Jaskowiak, Staff Writer

March 20, 2016

Filed under News

On Friday, Mar. 11, a pioneer in the field of helioseismology, the study of the movements of the Sun, Timothy Brown, spoke to Colleen O’Toole’s Astronomy classes. Brown has made numerous contributions to the Kepler telescope. “There are three kinds of astronomers. The people who do theory, they’re al...

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