Upcoming Public Outreach Activities

AstroMcGill serves as the education and public outreach branch of the McGill Space Institute. To find more science outreach activities at McGill, visit the Faculty of Science's outreach webpage.



We are busy planning our next outreach events, check back here soon for more information!





Past Public Outreach Activities

Window Into the Life of an Astrophysicist

Lisa Dang, Lawrence Herman, Maclean Rouble (McGill University)

May 5, 2022 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Location: Leacock Room 132/Youtube Live
Hybrid
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Space Debris Removal: Technologies, Missions, and Science

Inna Sharf (McGill University, Department of Mechanical Engineering)

Apr 28, 2022 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Location: Youtube Live
Livestream
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Talking Telescopes: Then & Now

Apr 7, 2022 7:00 PM
Location: YouTube Live
Virtual Panel
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Les plus gros trous noirs de l'univers / The Largest Black Holes in the Universe

Julie Hlavacek-Larrondo (Université de Montréal)

Mar 31, 2022 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Location: Youtube Live
Livestream
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Virtual Astronomy Trivia Night

Feb 22, 2022 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Outreach Event
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Green Chemistry: A Story of Shellfish, Synthesis, and Sustainability

Audrey Moores (McGill University)

Feb 15, 2022 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Location: Youtube Live
Livestream
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A Qubit Quandary: A Panel on Quantum Information

Professors Bill Coish, Kartiek Agarwal, and Lilian Childress (McGill University)

Jan 27, 2022 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM
Location: Youtube Live
Livestream
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Enabling new probes of the cosmos with novel technology

Matt Dobbs (McGill University)

Dec 14, 2021 7:00 PM
Livestream
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Virtual Astronomy Trivia Night #3

Nov 23, 2021 7:00 PM
Livestream
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Astronomy in the blink of an eye: Searching for the fastest events in the Universe

Emily Petroff (McGill University)

Oct 19, 2021 7:00 PM
Livestream
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An Evening with Webb: Canadian Astronomers Using the Next Great Space Telescope

Oct 5, 2021 7:30 PM
Location: YouTube Live
Virtual Panel
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Talking with Martians: A panel on red-planet research

Erin Gibbons, Debarati Das, Richard Léveillé (McGill University)

Sep 22, 2021 7:00 PM
Livestream
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My Bacteria Teacher: What extremophilic microorganisms can teach us about life in the Solar System

Dr. Miguel Angel Fernandez (McGill University (MSI))

May 27, 2021 7:00 PM
Livestream
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Bicentennial Mini-Science: The Future of Space - Exploring the Black Hole Frontier

Daryl Haggard (McGill University)

May 13, 2021 6:00 PM
Livestream
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24 Hours of Science / 24 Heures de Science

May 8, 2021 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Outreach Event
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Our Galactic Neighbourhood: what we can learn from exoplanets and interstellar objects

Tim Hallatt (McGill University)

Apr 22, 2021 7:00 PM
Livestream
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A Journey into the Infinitely Small

Brigitte Vachon (McGill University)

Apr 1, 2021 7:00 PM
Livestream
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Virtual Star Party

Vanderbilt Dyer Observatory

Mar 13, 2021 8:00 PM
Location: https://youtu.be/s_q1yipzPHA
Livestream
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Virtual Astronomy Trivia Night #2

Feb 25, 2021 7:00 PM
Livestream
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Stephen Hawking - A Personal Perspective

Robert Brandenberger (McGill University)

Feb 18, 2021 7:00 PM
Livestream
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