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UVI Sets Public Observing Session at Etelman Observatory May 16

UVI’s College of Science and Mathematics and the Etelman Observatory will host a public observing session using the Virgin Islands Robotic Telescope from 7 to 10 p.m. on Friday, May. Guests will be treated to views of the planets Jupiter, Mars, and Saturn,  the Orion Nebula, and the full Moon among others. The evening will also feature a video presentation and lecture describing the history and maturation of our Universe, from the instant of the Big Bang to today.

This viewing is presented free of charge to the St. Thomas community. Space is limited. Please RSVP by e-mail to or call (617) 510-1658.