Summer Observational Astrophysics Retreat at Mount Wilson Observatory

SOAR @ MWO 2022: Sunday, July 17 - Saturday, July 30

Mount Wilson Observatory, showing the 100-inch dome, 150-foot and 60-foot solar towers

SOAR @ MWO continues the tradition of hands-on observational astrophysics at Mount Wilson Observatory initiated by the CUREA program (1990-2019)

Our program is a two-week immersion in observational solar and stellar astrophysics, aimed at people interested in careers in astrophysics, telescope and detector engineering, or physics teaching/outreach.

APPLICATIONS for 2022 SOAR @ MWO are now CLOSED.

inquiries regarding application status: e-mail turnerp@kenyon.edu

Review of applications begins April 15, continuing until spaces are filled.

Apply on-line: application form