Special Events

Weekly Events


  • APS Colloquium: JILA Auditorium at 4pm during the academic year. Refreshments are served at 3:45pm in front of the auditorium.


  • CU STARs meet in Sommers-Bausch Observatory, room S175 from 5pm-6pm.
  • SWRI Colloquia: Colloquia are normally on Tuesdays at 11:00 am in the 4th-floor conference room of SWRI, 1050 Walnut St, Ste 300, Boulder, CO, 80302.



  • LASP Seminar: LASP Space Tech Building (East Campus) usually at 4:00. Refreshments at 3:45.

  • APS Faculty Research Talks: Duane Physics E126, 1:00-1:50, during Fall only. Designed to introduce first- and second-year graduate students to the department's research, though all graduate students and undergraduate students are welcome.


Monthly Events

Promoting an Inclusive Community in Astronomy (PICA): meets bimonthly to discuss issues and create an additional network to help women find careers in the sciences.

Semesterly Events

Commencement Spring 2018

Departmental Commencement ceremony and reception for undergraduates is Thursday, May 10, 2018 1:00pm-3:00pm, at Fiske Planetarium.

Departmental Commencement ceremony and reception for graduate students is Friday, May 11, 2018 1:00pm-3:00pm, at Fiske Planetarium.

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