HAS Annual General Meeting

November 02, 2018: HAS Annual General Meeting

Novice Meeting: 7:00PM
Novice Meeting Topic: 
Electronically Assisted Astronomy: My First 100 Days
Novice Meeting Speaker: 
Craig Shine
General Meeting: 8:00PM
General Meeting Topic: 
"Whats up at HAS" - a Panel Discussion and Open Session for Member Input
General Meeting Speaker: 
By Members of the HAS Leadership Team
About the General Meeting Presentation

Tonight’s meeting is the 2018 Annual Meeting of the Membership of the Houston Astronomical Society.


7:00 pm Craig Shine –  "Electronically Assisted Astronomy: My First 100 Days"
A discussion of equipment and cameras meant to enhance observing in light polluted city skies.
8:00pm – General Announcements
8:10 pm – Nominating Committee presents slate for election and nominations taken from the floor
8:20 pm – In person Voting
Electronic voting opened to the membership for one week after the meeting
8:30 pm – Panel Discussion – What’s Up at HAS?
Members of the HAS Leadership Team will discuss Society demographics, trends, plans, and programs as well as solicit input and support from you. For the past several years, your Leadership Team has been holding a day long meeting in January to plan the direction and activities of HAS for the comming year. This panel discussion is meant to encourage discussion with and input by the members of HAS in preparation for this annual planning meeting.

Parking and Directions (View Map)

Meetings are held in the Science & Research building at the University of Houston Main Campus. The novice meeting is in room 116, the general meeting is in room 117.

NOTE NEW PARKING INFORMATION: Parking is available in lot 15C. Refer to the Google Map below for directions. This parking is available from 6:30 p.m. until 10:00 p.m. on the Friday night of the HAS meeting.

This parking is free. If you get a notice from the UH campus police on the night of the meeting, call the UH Security office and let them know that this area has been made available on HAS meeting night by the Parking Department.

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