Join us on June, 21, officially the first day of Summer, to explore the night sky from the UCI Observatory. Listen to a lecture by Professor Kevork Abazajian entiled "The Dark Universe". Learn about the nature of mysterious dark matter that binds our Galaxy together, and binds all other galaxies and produces the network that is the large scale structure of the Universe. Also learn about another dark component, "dark energy," which produces the acceleration of the Universe's expansion and whose discovery led to the 2011 Nobel Prize in physics.
Sunday, June 15
6:00 p.m. - Bren Events Center
Tickets required for entry
Featured Speaker: Thomas J. Tierney
President, VitaTech International, Inc. and University of California, Irvine Foundation Trustee
To be announced
Physical Science Bachelors line up at 6:00 p.m.
Line-up Location: Tennis courts behind the Bren Events Center.
Join us for this informal gathering of mentors and students to celebrate the completion of another successful year of the Physical Sciences Undergraduate Mentoring Program (PSUM). The event will take place on May 22, 2013 at Steelhead Brewing Company between 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
PSUM students and mentors are invited to tour The Boeing Company: High Bay Satellite Facility in El Segundo,CA on February 12. The tour will include a live look at military, GPS, telecommunication, and space satellites. We will be departing UCI (in UCI vans) at 8:00 a.m. and returning by 2:00 p.m. Please note that all attendees MUST be U.S. Citizens or Permanent Residents ("green card" holders).