University of Notre Dame Transit of Venus 2012 Activities posterDocument Transcript
Notre Dame Events for the Transit of Venus Notre Dame Celebrates the Transit of Venus! On June 5th Venus will display its shadow as it passes in front of the Sun in this rare event! Celebrate with Notre Dame as this remarkable display of the mo@on of the planets occurs for the last @me in our life@me. All events are open to the public. Please contact Deb Notes@ne at 631 – 2875 for informa@on. May 27th 1:15 and 2:15 PM DVT Presenta5on Explanatory Presenta@on of the Transit in the Digital Visualiza@on Theater in Jordan Hall of Science. May 31st 7:00 and 8:30 PM Axiom Brass in the DVT Join us in the Digital Visualiza@on Theater for a Special Musical and Visual Event with Axiom Brass featuring Celes@al Suite – Free but Ticketed, please see LaFortune @cket oﬃce for @ckets. June 5th from 5:00 – 8:00 PM View the Transit The transit starts a few minutes aYer 6:00 PM. Safe telescope viewing will be available near the Sundial at the South end of Jordan Hall of Science. Free solar shades will be available for the ﬁrst 500 arrivals. Bring the whole family! Image Credit: NASA www.transitofvenus.org Sponsored by the University of Notre Dame College of Science, Dept of Physics, JINA, and NDeRC.