Institute of Astronomy

Alumni Festival 2013 - 27th & 28th September

Published on 22/07/2013 

The Institute of Astronomy and the Cavendish Astrophysics new Battcock Centre for Experimental Astrophysics, welcomes Alumni and their guests to the Institute's 'Open Day' on the 27th & 28th September 2013.

Consisting of a guided tour followed by a presentation or vice versa, attendees will have the opportunity to look at a display to mark the 70th Anniversary of the Cambridge University Astronomical Society (CUAS), meet current researchers and listen to a talk on recent developments in Cosmology and Astrophysics.

Event Times

There are two timings available for the event on both days. Attendees can select either when booking.

Option 1

2:00pm - 2:45pm - Tour
2:45pm - 3:15pm - Talk

Option 2

2:45pm - 3:15pm - Talk
3:15pm - 4:00pm - Tour


Booking in advance is required for the event.

Booking can be done via:

  1. Alumni Festival website
  2. Paper booking form

Booking opens on 15th July and closes on 16th September 2013.

Additional Information

The event will begin at reception in the Hoyle Building at the Institute of Astronomy. Further information regarding directions to the department can be found on the Institute website.

Disabled Access - Wheelchair users are welcome. The tour will involve a short walk outside between buildings. Induction hearing loop available is available in the talks venue.

Alumni Relations Office Links

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