The 2,346th Meeting of the Society

April 20, 2015 at 8:00 PM

Powell Auditorium at the Cosmos Club

Special Event

The Hubble 25th Anniversary Lectures

Revealing the Universe

Speakers from NASA, STSI, AURA & More

Sponsored by The Policy Studies Organization
In Cooperation with the American Public University

About the Lecture






Getting to Orbit
Robert Smith
Professor, University of Alberta
Author of The Space Telescope: A Study of NASA, Science, Technology and Politics


Servicing Hubble
John Grunsfeld
NASA Associate Administrator for the Science Directorate Astronaut on 3 Hubble Servicing Missions



Planets, Stars and Exoplanets
Jennifer J. Wiseman
Senior Project Scientist,
Hubble Space Telescope


Deep Fields
Robert Williams
Senior Research Astronomer, Space Telescope Science Institute
1993-1998 – Director, STSI



Matt Mountain
President, Ass’n of Universities for Research in Astronomy
2005-2015 – Director, STSI