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About Astronomy Club

Astronomy Club is a Registered Student Organization at Eastern Illinois University. Our purpose is to educate our members in the fields of astronomy and related subjects, and also to share our knowledge of and love for astronomy with the community. Our activities include dark sky observations, telescope training, presentations given by members, professors, or outside speakers. EIU's Astronomy Club also hosts an observatory open house on the last Friday of every month.

Meeting Times:

2nd and 4th Tuesdays of each month at 5pm in room 2153 of the Physical Sciences Building


Club Officers:


President: Kara Baker - kabaker2@eiu.edu
Vice-President: James Trevarthan -  jbtrevarthan@eiu.edu
Secretary: Stevie Momaly - spmomaly@eiu.edu

Faculty Advisor: Dr. Jim Conwell - jconwell@eiu.edu