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UVI Astronomy Day to be Held on October 28 in UVI’s Paiewonsky Library

The University of the Virgin Islands (UVI) Physics program is delighted to invite the general public to this fun-filled Astronomy Day event from 2:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. in the Ralph Paiewonsky Library on the St. Thomas Campus.

Enjoy a journey of the solar system, the galaxy, and the UVI Planetarium.  Observe the sun with the Etelman Observatory solar telescopes and participate in arts and crafts activities.

There will be an opportunity to learn about the new UVI Bachelor of Science in Physics.  

This event is free and all ages are welcome to attend.

For more information, contact Dr. Antonino Cucchiara in the College of Science and Mathematics at (340) 693-1688 or by e-mail at or Dr. David Morris at or e-mail