On Monday, August 21, several visitors will be on campus to observe the solar eclipse. Expect heavy traffic, and do not look at the eclipse without proper eyewear. Learn more.

Challenger Learning Center

Inspire, Explore, Learn... It's Our Mission

Observing the Solar Eclipse - ALL SEATS FILLED
Monday, August 21, 2017 12:30-1:30pm
ACEC Auditorium (Right above the Challenger Learning Center)
Free (Registration prior to the event strongly encouraged)

We're thrilled to share this experience with members of our community and campus.

For those signed up, meet at the Astroth Community Education Center auditorium at 12:30.

What You Get

  • A 30-minute presentation by our Challenger Learning Center team to gain an understanding of what's happening in the sky
  • Free eclipse-viewing safety glasses (don't look at the sky without these!)
  • A wide-open space on campus to view the eclipse


Registration for the event is closed.


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Experience a Space Mission

Develop skills and gain new experiences with a simulated space mission. We offer programs for K-4th, 5th-8th, 9-12th, and colleges/universities.  We can even customize a mission for your group, organization, or business.

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Develop Professional Skills

Improve your interpersonal and communication skills while working through a team building exercise for your business or organization.  Earn CEUs and gain content knowledge to use in your classroom.

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Learn Something New

Engage in dynamic, hands-on exploration and discovery opportunities through one of our many program offerings.  Enroll in a public program, reserve a birthday party, or schedule a tour, presentation or scout workshop.

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Date Time Event
8/21 12:30-1:30pm Observing the Solar Eclipse

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