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Transit of Mercury

The planet Mercury will pass in front of the sun (as Venus did in 2012) on Monday, May 9 and the observatory will have its telescopes (with proper solar filters) following the event.  Members and friends of the university community are welcom …

Professor Alex Gezerlis awarded Discovery Accelerator Supplement

Prof. Alex Gezerlis has been awarded a Discovery Accelerator Supplement (DAS) in the latest NSERC competition.  The award, valued at $120k over 3 years, provides additional resources to promote research programs that have been highly rated in …