IfA Public Events

JWST Launch Party Events!

NASA’s James Webb Space Telescope is scheduled to launch on December 18. 2021. We are celebrating with four virtual talks about JWST science and technology related to IfA.

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Manoa Open House 2019

Manoa Open House 2018 Sunday, April 22, 2018 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Activities, talks, displays, and demonstrations for all ages.Please use the links at left to view all the talks and activities . Free admission and parking

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Rock Wars – We can Win with Silicon

Maikalani Community Lecture: "Dr. Doug McCarter: Rock Wars - We can Win with Silicon" 6:30 p.m. at the Maikalani building in Pukalani, Maui. Free. Also streamed live online and on Second Life.Present day technology does not provide detection or deterrence of many...

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IfA Maui Open House 2018

Free activities, stargazing, lab tours, IR camera, science demos for all ages ! Plenty of free parking too! Friday, October 19th, 6-8PM, at our Pukalani, Maui research center.

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The IfA – celebrating 50 years

The UH Institute for Astronomy celebrated its 50th Anniversary with a special three-day meeting in Honolulu from June 28-30, 2017. Everyone with a history or relationship with the IfA was invited to attend, including former and present graduate students, postdocs,...

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