ASTRONOMY 228 - Stars and Galaxies

Tu/Th 1:00-2:15 pm -- Hasbrouck 138

University of Massachusetts

INSTRUCTOR

Professor Ronald Snell

Office: LGRT-B 517 K
Phone: 545-1949
E-mail: snell@astro.umass.edu
Feel free to stop by at anytime, or call/email first if you want to check if I am in

TA: Andrew Battisti
by appointment email: abattist@astro.umass.edu

TEXTBOOK: Astronomy: A Physical Perspective, 2nd Edition by Marc Kutner


Help Desk - Staffed by Astronomy Majors
7:00-9:00 PM Monday through Thursday, Hasbrouck 110

CLASS ANNOUNCEMENT AND INFORMATION

ANNOUNCEMENTS

Homework Set 10 is due on Monday, May 6

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Help Session Thursday, May 2, 1-2:30 pm, LGRT 1033

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Final Exam, Monday, May 6, 1:30 pm, Hasbrouck 138

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INFORMATION

COURSE OVERVIEW AND REQUIREMENTS
SCHEDULE OF CLASSES

LECTURE NOTES
HOMEWORK SETS

OBSERVING

The Orchard Hill Observatory is open most clear Thursday nights

INFORMATION AND DIRECTIONS TO OBSERVATORY

ASTRONOMY NEWS


SKY AND TELESCOPE WEEKLY NEWS BULLETIN
NIGHT SKY INFO FROM SKY AND TELESCOPE MAGAZINE

INTERESTING ASTRONOMICAL WEB SITES


SEARCH FOR EXTRASOLAR PLANETS
ASTRONOMY PICTURE OF THE DAY ARCHIVE
HUBBLE SPACE TELESCOPE PICTURES
PICTURE GALLERY at OHIO STATE UNIVERSITY
TWO MICRON ALL SKY SURVEY (2MASS) IMAGES
WELCOME TO THE PLANETS
VIEWS OF THE SOLAR SYSTEM

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