The College of William & Mary

Student Chapter of the Optical Society of America


Updated:  25 October 2013

We are planning to invite a speaker through the OSA's
Traveling Lecturer program - help us decide by visiting:
and let us know who you would like to come to W&M!

Pictures from Venus Transit
taken by Wendy Nelson here!
Also an article about our event on W&M site.

If you would like to join the OSA, please visit

Transit of Venus!
Venus will pass in front of the sun
on June 5th, starting at 6:30pm (eastern)

We are currently planning a viewing session
(not with our eyes! - do not look directly at the sun!!)
so stay tuned for more info.

Check here for more about the transit.

More astronomical events in 2012!

Saturday's 'Supermoon' Won't

Destroy Earth

Frontiers in Optics 2012


Check out the Calendar!