Events, News & Highlights
Events, News & Highlights
August 7 - 11, 2017
KICP Summer School
Location: Chicago, IL
KICP Summer School: Summer School: CMB Detectors and Instrumentation

June 20, 2017 @ 6:30 PM
KICP Life Long Learning Series
Location: Harbor Point
KICP Life Long Learning Series: Ian Wisher, "Hunting for Cosmic Rays"

May 18, 2017 @ 11:30 AM
KICP Life Long Learning Series
Location: Renaissance Court
KICP Life Long Learning Series: Chris Tunnell, "Trying to catch Dark Matter"

May 16, 2017 @ 6:30 PM
KICP Life Long Learning Series
Location: Harbor Point
KICP Life Long Learning Series: Jason Henning, "Studying the Beginning of the Universe from the End of the Earth"

May 11, 2017 @ 11:30 AM
KICP Life Long Learning Series
Location: Renaissance Court
KICP Life Long Learning Series: Katherine Silliman, "Beyond Global Warming: Human Impacts on the World's Oceans"

May 4, 2017 @ 11:30 AM
KICP Life Long Learning Series
Location: Renaissance Court
KICP Life Long Learning Series: Katie Mika, "Where did pregnancy come from?"

April 27, 2017 @ 11:30 AM
KICP Life Long Learning Series
Location: Renaissance Court
KICP Life Long Learning Series: Stephanie Baumgart, "Seeing by hearing: echolocation across the animal kingdom"

April 25, 2017 @ 6:00 PM
Lecture
Location: School of the Art Institute of Chicago, 112 South Michigan Ave., MacLean Ballroom
Lecture: 2016-2017 Brinson Lecture: Nergis Mavalvala, "The Warped Universe: the one hundred year quest to discover Einstein's gravitational waves"

April 25, 2017 @ 6:00 PM
KICP Life Long Learning Series
Location: Sulzer Regional Library
KICP Life Long Learning Series: Mickey McDonald, "A brief history of (the measurement of) time"

April 23, 2017 @ 1:00 PM
Astronomy Conversation
Location: Adler Planetarium
Astronomy Conversation: Stephen Hoover - "Cosmology, Cosmic Microwave Background"

April 22, 2017 @ 1:00 PM
Astronomy Conversation
Location: Adler Planetarium
Astronomy Conversation: Abigail Vieregg - "CMB, Neutrinos, Cosmic Rays", "Amy Bender - Cosmology, South Pole Telescope, Galaxy Clusters"

April 20, 2017 @ 7:00 PM
Astronomy Conversation
Location: Adler Planetarium
Astronomy Conversation: Cosmin Deaconu - "Cosmic Rays, Neutrinos, Dark Matter", Nadejda Marounina, Nicole Larsen - "Physics, Dark Matter and CMB telescope"

April 20, 2017 @ 11:30 AM
KICP Life Long Learning Series
Location: Renaissance Court
KICP Life Long Learning Series: Ian Wisher, "Hunting for Cosmic Rays"

April 18, 2017 @ 6:30 PM
KICP Life Long Learning Series
Location: Harbor Point
KICP Life Long Learning Series: Maya Fi​shbach, "Gravitational Wave Astrophysics"

April 17, 2017 @ 7:00 PM
KICP Talk
Location: The Map Room, 1949 N. Hoyne
KICP Talk: Cafe Scientifique: Abby Vieregg, "Turning a Continent into a Telescope"

Organizer: Randall H. Landsberg
April 16, 2017 @ 1:00 PM
Astronomy Conversation
Location: Adler Planetarium
Astronomy Conversation: Zhen Hou - "Cosmic Microwave Background "

April 15, 2017 @ 1:00 PM
Astronomy Conversation
Location: Adler Planetarium
Astronomy Conversation: Chihway Chang - "Cosmology, Weak Lensing"

April 13, 2017 @ 12:00 PM
Astronomy Conversation
Location: Adler Planetarium
Astronomy Conversation: Rick Kessler - "Astrophysics, Dark Energy"

April 13, 2017 @ 11:30 AM
KICP Life Long Learning Series
Location: Renaissance Court
KICP Life Long Learning Series: Marco Raveri, "Cosmic acceleration"

April 13, 2017
News
The Event Horizon Telescope's historic quest
April 12, 2017 @ 7:00 PM
KICP Talk
Location: The Map Room, 1949 N. Hoyne
KICP Talk: Astronomy on Tap: Zoheyr Doctor, "100 Years in the Making: The Detection of Gravitational Waves"

April 10, 2017 @ 4:00 PM
KICP Talk
Location: ERC 445
KICP Talk: Broader Horizons: Nicole Fields, a health physicist at the Nuclear Regulatory Commission

April 9, 2017 @ 1:00 PM
Astronomy Conversation
Location: Adler Planetarium
Astronomy Conversation: Gourav Khullar - "Galaxy Clusters, Gravitational Lensing, SPT, DES"

April 8, 2017 @ 7:00 PM
KICP Event
KICP Event: Film Screening and Discussion: "Hidden Figures"

April 8, 2017 @ 1:00 PM
Astronomy Conversation
Location: Adler Planetarium
Astronomy Conversation: Jason Henning - "CMB Polarization, Instrumentation", Daniel Dutcher - "Cosmology with the South Pole Telescope"

April 3, 2017 @ 12:00 PM
Astronomy Conversation
Location: Adler Planetarium
Astronomy Conversation: Amy Tang

April 2, 2017 @ 1:00 PM
Astronomy Conversation
Location: Adler Planetarium
Astronomy Conversation: Ross Cawthon - "Cosmology, Dark Energy"

March 28, 2017 @ 6:00 PM
KICP Life Long Learning Series
Location: Sulzer Regional Library
KICP Life Long Learning Series: Sam Passaglia, "Science and Star Trek"

March 24, 2017 @ 6:00 PM
KICP Life Long Learning Series
Location: Montgomery Place
KICP Life Long Learning Series: Megan Bed​ell, "​Exoplanets: Worlds Around Other Stars"

March 19, 2017 @ 1:00 PM
Astronomy Conversation
Location: Adler Planetarium
Astronomy Conversation: Stephen Hoover - "Cosmology, Cosmic Microwave Background

March 18, 2017 @ 1:00 PM
Astronomy Conversation
Location: Adler Planetarium
Astronomy Conversation: Andrea Bryant

March 17, 2017 @ 6:00 PM
KICP Life Long Learning Series
Location: Montgomery Place
KICP Life Long Learning Series: Mickey McDonald, "A brief history of (the measurement of) time"

March 16, 2017 @ 8:30 PM
Astronomy Conversation
Location: Adler Planetarium
Astronomy Conversation: Akash Dixit - "Cosmology, AstroParticle, Dark Matter"

March 16, 2017 @ 7:30 PM
Astronomy Conversation
Location: Adler Planetarium
Astronomy Conversation: Chris Tunnell, Nadejda Marounina

March 14, 2017 @ 1:00 PM
Astronomy Conversation
Location: Adler Planetarium
Astronomy Conversation: Dan Fabrycky - "Exoplanets"

March 14, 2017 @ 10:30 AM
KICP Life Long Learning Series
KICP Life Long Learning Series: Andrew Long, "Demystifying Dark Matter"

March 12, 2017 @ 1:00 PM
Astronomy Conversation
Location: Adler Planetarium
Astronomy Conversation: Nicole Larsen - "Physics, Dark Matter and CMB telescope"

March 11, 2017 @ 1:00 PM
Astronomy Conversation
Location: Adler Planetarium
Astronomy Conversation: Chihway Chang - "Cosmology, Weak Lensing"

March 10, 2017 @ 3:00 PM
Talk
Location: ERC 576
Talk: Society of Women in Physics: Dr. Kawtar Hafidi, "A Personal Odyssey: From Africa to America"

March 9, 2017 @ 12:00 PM
Astronomy Conversation
Location: Adler Planetarium
Astronomy Conversation: Rick Kessler - "Astrophysics, Dark Energy"

March 4, 2017 @ 1:00 PM
Astronomy Conversation
Location: Adler Planetarium
Astronomy Conversation: Maya Fishbach

March 3, 2017 @ 12:00 PM
Astronomy Conversation
Location: Adler Planetarium
Astronomy Conversation: James Lasker

March 3, 2017 @ 9:00 AM
KICP Workshop
Location: ERC 5th floor
KICP Workshop: Open House: Department of Astronomy & Astrophysics

February 28, 2017 @ 6:00 PM
KICP Life Long Learning Series
Location: Sulzer Regional Library
KICP Life Long Learning Series: Erik Shirokoff, "Science at the South Pole"

February 28, 2017 @ 5:30 PM
KICP Talk
Location: BSLC 109
KICP Talk: Daniel Holz, "Gravitational Waves"

February 26, 2017 @ 1:00 PM
Astronomy Conversation
Location: Adler Planetarium
Astronomy Conversation: Maya Fishbach

February 25, 2017 @ 1:00 PM
Astronomy Conversation
Location: Adler Planetarium
Astronomy Conversation: Ross Cawthon - "Cosmology, Dark Energy"

February 21, 2017 @ 6:30 PM
KICP Life Long Learning Series
Location: Harbor Point
KICP Life Long Learning Series: Cosmin Deaconu, "A Radio on a High-Altitude Balloon in Antarctica"

February 16, 2017 @ 9:00 PM
Astronomy Conversation
Location: Adler Planetarium
Astronomy Conversation: Akash Dixit

February 16, 2017 @ 6:30 PM
Astronomy Conversation
Location: Adler Planetarium
Astronomy Conversation: Cameron Liang - "Galaxy Formation & Evolution"

February 11, 2017 @ 1:00 PM
Astronomy Conversation
Location: Adler Planetarium
Astronomy Conversation: Gourav Khullar

February 9, 2017 @ 6:00 PM
KICP Lecture
Location: Hyatt Regency Chicago
KICP Lecture: C2ST Public Lecture: Edward W. Kolb, "From Quarks to the Cosmos"

February 9, 2017 @ 12:00 PM
Astronomy Conversation
Location: Adler Planetarium
Astronomy Conversation: Dan Fabrycky - "Exoplanets"

February 8, 2017
News
Deflategate: Cold Wet Footballs, Ideal Gas Laws and Accusations of Cheating
February 5, 2017 @ 1:00 PM
Astronomy Conversation
Location: Adler Planetarium
Astronomy Conversation: Stephen Hoover - "Cosmology, Cosmic Microwave Background"

February 3, 2017 @ 6:30 PM
Astronomy Conversation
Location: Adler Planetarium
Astronomy Conversation: Nadejda Marounina, Chris Tunnell, and Chihway Chang - "Cosmology, Weak Lensing"

February 2, 2017 @ 12:00 PM
Astronomy Conversation
Location: Adler Planetarium
Astronomy Conversation: Rick Kessler - "Astrophysics, Dark Energy"

January 28, 2017 @ 1:00 PM
Astronomy Conversation
Location: Adler Planetarium
Astronomy Conversation: Nahee Park - "High Energy Astrophysics"

January 21, 2017 @ 1:00 PM
Astronomy Conversation
Location: Adler Planetarium
Astronomy Conversation: Abigail Vieregg - "CMB, Neutrinos, Cosmic Rays", Chihway Chang - "Cosmology, Weak Lensing"

January 19, 2017 @ 7:00 PM
Astronomy Conversation
Location: Adler Planetarium
Astronomy Conversation: Cosmin Deaconu - "Cosmic Rays, Neutrinos, Dark Matter"

January 17, 2017 @ 10:30 AM
KICP Life Long Learning Series
Location: Chatham Satellite Center
KICP Life Long Learning Series: Stephan Meyer, "Relativity"

January 16, 2017
News
On MLK Day King College Prep Cosmology Club Explores Dark Matter
January 15, 2017 @ 1:00 PM
Astronomy Conversation
Location: Adler Planetarium
Astronomy Conversation: Maya Fishbach

January 14, 2017 @ 1:00 PM
Astronomy Conversation
Location: Adler Planetarium
Astronomy Conversation: Nan Li - "Gravitational Lensing"

January 13, 2017 @ 12:00 PM
Astronomy Conversation
Location: Adler Planetarium
Astronomy Conversation: Dan Fabrycky - "Exoplanets"

January 12, 2017 @ 12:00 PM
Astronomy Conversation
Location: Adler Planetarium
Astronomy Conversation: Adam Miller

January 10, 2017 @ 12:00 PM
Astronomy Conversation
Location: Adler Planetarium
Astronomy Conversation: Rick Kessler - "Astrophysics, Dark Energy"

January 8, 2017 @ 1:00 PM
Astronomy Conversation
Location: Adler Planetarium
Astronomy Conversation: Stephen Hoover - "Cosmology, Cosmic Microwave Background", Andrea Bryant

January 7, 2017 @ 1:00 PM
Astronomy Conversation
Location: Adler Planetarium
Astronomy Conversation: Gourav Khullar

January 6, 2017 @ 6:00 PM
KICP Life Long Learning Series
Location: Montgomery Place
KICP Life Long Learning Series: Nan Li, "Gravitational Lensing - Einstein's Legacy"

January 6, 2017 @ 2:00 PM
Astronomy Conversation
Location: Adler Planetarium
Astronomy Conversation: Sean Mills - "Exoplanets"

December 27 - 29, 2016
KICP Yerkes Institute
Location: Yerkes Observatory, Williams Bay, WI
KICP Yerkes Institute: Up & Down, Yerkes Winter Institute

Organizer: Randall H. Landsberg
December 18, 2016 @ 1:00 PM
Astronomy Conversation
Location: Adler Planetarium
Astronomy Conversation: Stephen Hoover - "Cosmology, Cosmic Microwave Background"

December 17, 2016 @ 1:00 PM
Astronomy Conversation
Location: Adler Planetarium
Astronomy Conversation: Abigail Vieregg - "CMB, Neutrinos, Cosmic Rays "

December 15, 2016 @ 6:30 PM
Astronomy Conversation
Location: Adler Planetarium
Astronomy Conversation: Adam Miller, Faustin Carter - "CMB, Detector fabrication, South Pole Telescope"

December 15, 2016 @ 11:30 AM
KICP Life Long Learning Series
Location: Renaissance Court
KICP Life Long Learning Series: Cameron Liang, "Galaxies: A Tour through Our Universe"

Organizers: Randall H. Landsberg, Andrew J. Long, Daniel Scolnic, Erik Shirokoff
December 13, 2016 @ 12:00 PM
Astronomy Conversation
Location: Adler Planetarium
Astronomy Conversation: Taylor Hoyt

December 12, 2016 @ 12:00 PM
Astronomy Conversation
Location: Adler Planetarium
Astronomy Conversation: Gourav Khullar

December 12, 2016
News
Space Explorer Naa Ashitey is the Quest Bridge Finalist for the University of Chicago
December 4, 2016 @ 1:00 PM
Astronomy Conversation
Location: Adler Planetarium
Astronomy Conversation: Maya Fishbach, Sean Mills - "Exoplanets"

December 3, 2016 @ 1:00 PM
Astronomy Conversation
Location: Adler Planetarium
Astronomy Conversation: Jason Henning - "CMB Polarization, Instrumentation", Nan Li - "Gravitational Lensing"

December 1, 2016 @ 11:30 AM
KICP Life Long Learning Series
Location: Renaissance Court
KICP Life Long Learning Series: Leslie Rogers, "Exoplanets: The Diversity and Demographics of Distant Rocky Worlds"

Organizers: Randall H. Landsberg, Andrew J. Long, Daniel Scolnic, Erik Shirokoff
December 1, 2016 @ 11:00 AM
Astronomy Conversation
Location: Adler Planetarium
Astronomy Conversation: Rick Kessler - "Astrophysics, Dark Energy"

November 27, 2016 @ 1:00 PM
Astronomy Conversation
Location: Adler Planetarium
Astronomy Conversation: Sean Mills - "Exoplanets"

November 26, 2016 @ 1:00 PM
Astronomy Conversation
Location: Adler Planetarium
Astronomy Conversation: Nan Li - "Gravitational Lensing"

November 17, 2016 @ 7:30 PM
Astronomy Conversation
Location: Adler Planetarium
Astronomy Conversation: Faustin Carter - "CMB, Detector fabrication, South Pole Telescope"

November 17, 2016 @ 11:30 AM
KICP Life Long Learning Series
Location: Renaissance Court
KICP Life Long Learning Series: Andrew Long, "Demystifying Dark Matter"

Organizers: Randall H. Landsberg, Andrew J. Long, Daniel Scolnic, Erik Shirokoff
November 15, 2016
News
Chicago high school students visit to experience "A day in the life of a scientist"
November 13, 2016 @ 1:00 PM
Astronomy Conversation
Location: Adler Planetarium
Astronomy Conversation: Stephen Hoover - "Cosmology, Cosmic Microwave Background", Nicole Larsen - "Physics, Dark Matter and CMB telescope"

November 12, 2016 @ 1:00 PM
Astronomy Conversation
Location: Adler Planetarium
Astronomy Conversation: Jason Henning - "CMB Polarization, Instrumentation", Ross Cawthon - "Cosmology, Dark Energy"

November 11, 2016 @ 2:00 PM
Astronomy Conversation
Location: Adler Planetarium
Astronomy Conversation: Maya Fishbach

November 5, 2016 @ 1:00 PM
Astronomy Conversation
Location: Adler Planetarium
Astronomy Conversation: Abigail Vieregg - "CMB, Neutrinos, Cosmic Rays "

November 3, 2016 @ 11:30 AM
KICP Life Long Learning Series
Location: Renaissance Court
KICP Life Long Learning Series: Zohyer Doctor, "100 Years in the Making: The Detection of Gravitational Waves"

Organizers: Randall H. Landsberg, Andrew J. Long, Daniel Scolnic, Erik Shirokoff
November 1, 2016 @ 2:00 PM
Astronomy Conversation
Location: Adler Planetarium
Astronomy Conversation: Dan Fabrycky - "Exoplanets"

November 1, 2016 @ 12:00 PM
Astronomy Conversation
Location: Adler Planetarium
Astronomy Conversation: James Lasker

October 29, 2016 @ 1:00 PM
Astronomy Conversation
Location: Adler Planetarium
Astronomy Conversation: Faustin Carter - "CMB, Detector fabrication, South Pole Telescope" and Nan Li - "Gravitational Lensing"

October 29, 2016 @ 10:30 AM
KICP Life Long Learning Series
Location: Carter G. Woodson Regional Library
KICP Life Long Learning Series: Sam Passaglia, "Physics of Star Trek"

Organizers: Randall H. Landsberg, Andrew J. Long, Daniel Scolnic, Erik Shirokoff
October 27, 2016 @ 6:30 PM
Talk
Location: TCS Conference Center, ANL
Talk: Argonne OutLoud: Clarence Chang, "To the ends of the Earth...and the beginning of the cosmos"

October 27, 2016 @ 11:30 AM
KICP Life Long Learning Series
Location: Renaissance Court
KICP Life Long Learning Series: Camille Avestruz, "Structures in our Universe"

Organizers: Randall H. Landsberg, Andrew J. Long, Daniel Scolnic, Erik Shirokoff
October 27, 2016 @ 10:00 AM
KICP Workshop
Location: ERC 545
KICP Workshop: Life Long Learning Training Session

Organizers: Randall H. Landsberg, Andrew J. Long, Daniel Scolnic, Erik Shirokoff
October 25, 2016 @ 6:00 PM
KICP Life Long Learning Series
Location: Conrad Sulzer Regional Library
KICP Life Long Learning Series: Mike Gladders, "Gravitational Lensing"

Organizers: Randall H. Landsberg, Andrew J. Long, Daniel Scolnic, Erik Shirokoff
October 24, 2016 @ 7:00 PM
Talk
Location: The Map Room, 1949 N. Hoyne
Talk: Cafe Scientifique: Dan Scolnic, "Tension in the Universe: Dark Energy, Dark Matter & Different Numbers"

October 24, 2016 @ 3:30 PM
Talk
Location: Illinois Institute of Technology
Talk: 2016 Leon Lederman Lecture: Rocky Kolb, "The Mysterious Dark Universe"

October 22, 2016 @ 1:00 PM
Astronomy Conversation
Location: Adler Planetarium
Astronomy Conversation: Daniel Dutcher - "Cosmology with the South Pole Telescope" and Nan Li - "Gravitational Lensing"

October 22, 2016 @ 10:30 AM
KICP Life Long Learning Series
Location: Carter G. Woodson Regional Library
KICP Life Long Learning Series: Faustin Carter, "The time machine at the South Pole"

Organizers: Randall H. Landsberg, Andrew J. Long, Daniel Scolnic, Erik Shirokoff
October 20, 2016 @ 7:00 PM
Astronomy Conversation
Location: Adler Planetarium
Astronomy Conversation: Cameron Liang, "Galaxy Formation & Evolution"

October 20, 2016 @ 6:30 PM
Astronomy Conversation
Location: Adler Planetarium
Astronomy Conversation: Akash Dixit

October 16, 2016 @ 1:00 PM
Astronomy Conversation
Location: Adler Planetarium
Astronomy Conversation: Gourav Khullar & Nora Shipp

October 15, 2016 @ 1:00 PM
Astronomy Conversation
Location: Adler Planetarium
Astronomy Conversation: Cosmin Deaconu, "Cosmic Rays, Neutrinos, Dark Matter "

October 13, 2016
News
KICP member Daniel Holz discusses Gravitational Waves on PBS' The Good Stuff
October 11, 2016 @ 2:00 PM
Astronomy Conversation
Location: Adler Planetarium
Astronomy Conversation: Ben Farr, "Gravitational Waves"

October 10, 2016
News
Congratulations to Matthew Richardson, KICP Fisk-Vanderbilt Bridge Program participant!
October 9, 2016 @ 1:00 PM
Astronomy Conversation
Location: Adler Planetarium
Astronomy Conversation: Stephen Hoover, "Cosmology, Cosmic Microwave Background"

October 8, 2016 @ 1:00 PM
Astronomy Conversation
Location: Adler Planetarium
Astronomy Conversation: Maya Fishbach

October 7, 2016 @ 2:00 PM
Astronomy Conversation
Location: Adler Planetarium
Astronomy Conversation: Amy Tang

October 6, 2016 @ 12:00 PM
Astronomy Conversation
Location: Adler Planetarium
Astronomy Conversation: Rick Kessler, "Astrophysics, Dark Energy"

October 2, 2016 @ 1:00 PM
Astronomy Conversation
Location: Adler Planetarium
Astronomy Conversation: Nicole Larsen, "Dark Matter and CMB telescope"

October 1, 2016 @ 1:00 PM
Astronomy Conversation
Location: Adler Planetarium
Astronomy Conversation: Sean Mills - "Exoplanets"

October 1, 2016 @ 10:30 AM
KICP Life Long Learning Series
Location: Carter G. Woodson Regional Library
KICP Life Long Learning Series: Sav Sethi, "String Theory"

Organizers: Randall H. Landsberg, Andrew J. Long, Daniel Scolnic, Erik Shirokoff
September 27, 2016 @ 6:00 PM
KICP Life Long Learning Series
Location: Conrad Sulzer Regional Library
KICP Life Long Learning Series: Andrew Long, "Dark Matter"

Organizers: Randall H. Landsberg, Andrew J. Long, Daniel Scolnic, Erik Shirokoff
September 25, 2016 @ 1:00 PM
Astronomy Conversation
Location: Adler Planetarium
Astronomy Conversation: Amy Tang

September 24, 2016 @ 1:00 PM
Astronomy Conversation
Location: Adler Planetarium
Astronomy Conversation: Faustin Carter - "CMB, Detector fabrication, South Pole Telescope"

September 23, 2016 @ 7:30 PM
KICP Life Long Learning Series
Location: Montgomery Place
KICP Life Long Learning Series: Ben Farr, "Gravitational Waves"

Organizers: Randall H. Landsberg, Andrew J. Long, Daniel Scolnic, Erik Shirokoff
September 23, 2016 @ 6:30 PM
Workshop
Location: Doc Films/Max Palevsky Cinema, Ida Noyes Hall
Workshop: Screening & Discussion: STARMEN

September 19 - 21, 2016
KICP Cosmology Course
Location: Chicago, IL
KICP Cosmology Course: "Observing Einstein's Outrageous Universe", Short Course for Museum & Planetarium Staff

September 15, 2016 @ 8:00 PM
Astronomy Conversation
Location: Adler Planetarium
Astronomy Conversation: Cameron Liang - "Galaxy Formation & Evolution"

September 15, 2016 @ 6:30 PM
Astronomy Conversation
Location: Adler Planetarium
Astronomy Conversation: Akash Dixit

September 13, 2016 @ 1:00 PM
Astronomy Conversation
Location: Adler Planetarium
Astronomy Conversation: Dan Fabrycky - "Exoplanets"

September 10, 2016 @ 1:00 PM
Astronomy Conversation
Location: Adler Planetarium
Astronomy Conversation: Maya Fishbach, Ross Cawthon - "Cosmology, Dark Energy "

September 6, 2016 @ 12:00 PM
Astronomy Conversation
Location: Adler Planetarium
Astronomy Conversation: Rick Kessler - "Astrophysics, Dark Energy"

September 5, 2016 @ 12:00 PM
Astronomy Conversation
Location: Adler Planetarium
Astronomy Conversation: James Lasker

September 4, 2016 @ 1:00 PM
Astronomy Conversation
Location: Adler Planetarium
Astronomy Conversation: Stephen Hoover - "Cosmology, Cosmic Microwave Background" and Nicole Larsen - "Physics, Dark Matter and CMB telescope"

September 3, 2016 @ 1:00 PM
Astronomy Conversation
Location: Adler Planetarium
Astronomy Conversation: Gourav Khullar, Daniel Dutcher - "Cosmology with the South Pole Telescope"

August 29, 2016 @ 12:00 PM
Astronomy Conversation
Location: Adler Planetarium
Astronomy Conversation: Cosmin Deaconu - "Cosmic Rays, Neutrinos, Dark Matter"

August 27, 2016 @ 1:00 PM
Astronomy Conversation
Location: Adler Planetarium
Astronomy Conversation: Amy Bender - "Cosmology, South Pole Telescope, Galaxy Clusters"

August 27, 2016 @ 10:30 AM
KICP Life Long Learning Series
Location: Woodson Regional Library
KICP Life Long Learning Series: Andrew Long, "Dark Matter"

Organizer: Daniel Grin
August 22, 2016
News
Allusionist 41: Getting Toasty
August 20, 2016 @ 10:30 AM
KICP Life Long Learning Series
Location: Woodson Public library
KICP Life Long Learning Series: Nicole Larsen, "Dark Energy"

Organizer: Daniel Grin
August 19, 2016 @ 7:30 PM
KICP Life Long Learning Series
Location: Montgomery Place
KICP Life Long Learning Series: Maurizio de Pitta, "Einstein's Brain"

Organizer: Daniel Grin
August 17, 2016 @ 1:00 PM
Astronomy Conversation
Location: Adler Planetarium
Astronomy Conversation: Maya Fishbach

August 17, 2016 @ 11:00 AM
KICP Life Long Learning Series
Location: 79th Street Senior Center
KICP Life Long Learning Series: Zoheyr Doctor

Organizer: Daniel Grin
August 16, 2016 @ 2:00 PM
Astronomy Conversation
Location: Adler Planetarium
Astronomy Conversation: Rick Kessler - "Astrophysics, Dark Energy"

August 16, 2016
News
2016 Yerkes Summer Institute: Spy vs. Spy
August 14, 2016 @ 1:00 PM
Astronomy Conversation
Location: Adler Planetarium
Astronomy Conversation: Stephen Hoover - "Cosmology, Cosmic Microwave Background"

August 13, 2016 @ 1:00 PM
Astronomy Conversation
Location: Adler Planetarium
Astronomy Conversation: Jason Henning - "CMB Polarization, Instrumentation"

August 12, 2016 @ 12:00 PM
Astronomy Conversation
Location: Adler Planetarium
Astronomy Conversation: Gourav Khullar

August 10, 2016 @ 2:00 PM
Astronomy Conversation
Location: Adler Planetarium
Astronomy Conversation: Diana Dragomir

August 7, 2016 @ 3:00 PM
Event
Event: Windy City Physics Slam: Where Particle Physicists Collide

August 5, 2016 @ 2:00 PM
Astronomy Conversation
Location: Adler Planetarium
Astronomy Conversation: Sean Mills - "Exoplanets"

August 3 - 9, 2016
KICP Yerkes Institute
Location: Yerkes Observatory, Williams Bay, WI
KICP Yerkes Institute: Spy vs. Spy, Yerkes Summer Institute

Organizer: Randall H. Landsberg
August 3, 2016 @ 10:00 AM
KICP Life Long Learning Series
Location: 79th Street Senior Center
KICP Life Long Learning Series: Dan Scolnic, "Dark Energy"

Organizer: Daniel Grin
August 2, 2016 @ 12:00 PM
Astronomy Conversation
Location: Adler Planetarium
Astronomy Conversation: Dan Fabrycky - "Exoplanets"

July 31, 2016 @ 11:00 AM
KICP Lecture
Location: Adler Planetarium
KICP Lecture: The 2016 Summer Kavli Fulldome Lecture: Michael Turner, "From The Big Bang To The Multiverse And Beyond"

July 30, 2016 @ 10:00 AM
KICP Life Long Learning Series
Location: Woodson Regional Library
KICP Life Long Learning Series: Stephanie Baumgart, "Pterosaur flight"

Organizer: Daniel Grin
July 28, 2016 @ 12:00 PM
Astronomy Conversation
Location: Adler Planetarium
Astronomy Conversation: Rick Kessler - "Astrophysics, Dark Energy"

July 26, 2016 @ 6:00 PM
KICP Life Long Learning Series
Location: Forward Chicago
KICP Life Long Learning Series: Stephanie Baumgart, "Dinosaurs and how they fly"

Organizer: Daniel Grin
July 24, 2016 @ 1:00 PM
Astronomy Conversation
Location: Adler Planetarium
Astronomy Conversation: Stephen Hoover - "Cosmology, Cosmic Microwave Background"

July 23, 2016 @ 1:00 PM
Astronomy Conversation
Location: Adler Planetarium
Astronomy Conversation: Jason Henning - "CMB Polarization, Instrumentation"

July 23, 2016 @ 10:30 AM
KICP Life Long Learning Series
Location: Woodson Regional Library
KICP Life Long Learning Series: Stacy Rosenbaum, "Gorilla preservation."

Organizer: Daniel Grin
July 22, 2016 @ 12:00 PM
Astronomy Conversation
Location: Adler Planetarium
Astronomy Conversation: Dan Fabrycky - "Exoplanets"

July 21, 2016 @ 7:00 PM
Astronomy Conversation
Location: Adler Planetarium
Astronomy Conversation: Diana Dragomir, Faustin Carter - "CMB, Detector fabrication, South Pole Telescope", Maya Fishbach

July 20, 2016 @ 10:00 AM
KICP Life Long Learning Series
Location: 79th Street Senior Center
KICP Life Long Learning Series: Andrew Long, "Dark Matter"

Organizer: Daniel Grin
July 19, 2016 @ 6:00 PM
KICP Life Long Learning Series
Location: Harbor Point Apartments
KICP Life Long Learning Series: Stacy Rosenbaum, "Gorilla preservation"

Organizer: Daniel Grin
July 12, 2016 @ 2:00 PM
Astronomy Conversation
Location: Adler Planetarium
Astronomy Conversation: Sean Mills - "Exoplanets"

July 10, 2016
Astronomy Conversation
Location: Adler Planetarium
Astronomy Conversation: Akash Dixit , Nora Shipp

July 9, 2016 @ 1:00 PM
Astronomy Conversation
Location: Adler Planetarium
Astronomy Conversation: Faustin Carter - "CMB, Detector fabrication, South Pole Telescope", Ross Cawthon - "Cosmology, Dark Energy"

July 8, 2016 @ 3:00 PM
PhD Thesis Defense
Location: ERC 401
PhD Thesis Defense: Asher Berlin, "Phenomenology of Particle Dark Matter"

July 6, 2016 @ 10:00 AM
KICP Life Long Learning Series
Location: 79th Street Senior Center
KICP Life Long Learning Series: David Grossnickle, "Paleontology"

Organizer: Daniel Grin
June 29, 2016 @ 10:00 AM
KICP Life Long Learning Series
Location: 79th Street Senior Center
KICP Life Long Learning Series: Diana Dragomir, "Exoplanets"

Organizer: Daniel Grin
June 26, 2016 @ 1:00 PM
Astronomy Conversation
Location: Adler Planetarium
Astronomy Conversation: Cameron Liang - "Galaxy Formation & Evolution"

June 25, 2016 @ 1:00 PM
Astronomy Conversation
Location: Adler Planetarium
Astronomy Conversation: Zhen Hou - "Cosmic Microwave Background"

June 22 - 24, 2016
KICP Life Long Learning Series
Location: Adler Planetarium
KICP Life Long Learning Series: Chicago Area Agency on Ageing Field Trips to Adler Planetarium

June 18, 2016 @ 1:00 PM
Astronomy Conversation
Location: Adler Planetarium
Astronomy Conversation: Nan Li - "Gravitational Lensing"

June 16, 2016 @ 8:00 PM
Astronomy Conversation
Location: Adler Planetarium
Astronomy Conversation: Alan Zablocki - "Cosmology, Neutrinos, Dark Energy"

June 16, 2016 @ 10:30 AM
KICP Life Long Learning Series
Location: Renaissance Court (in Chicago Cultural Center)
KICP Life Long Learning Series: David Grossnickle, "Early mammals: Mesozoic Vermin"

Organizer: Daniel Grin
June 12, 2016 @ 1:00 PM
Astronomy Conversation
Location: Adler Planetarium
Astronomy Conversation: Stephen Hoover - "Cosmology, Cosmic Microwave Background"

June 11, 2016 @ 1:00 PM
Astronomy Conversation
Location: Adler Planetarium
Astronomy Conversation: Evan Shockley - "Dark Matter"

June 10, 2016 @ 12:00 PM
Astronomy Conversation
Location: Adler Planetarium
Astronomy Conversation: Diana Dragomir

June 9, 2016 @ 6:00 PM
KICP Life Long Learning Series
Location: Harbor Point Apartments on Randolph St.
KICP Life Long Learning Series: Frank Wen, "Cancer and your Immune Syste"

Organizer: Daniel Grin
June 7, 2016 @ 2:00 PM
Astronomy Conversation
Location: Adler Planetarium
Astronomy Conversation: Rick Kessler - "Astrophysics, Dark Energy"

June 7, 2016 @ 12:00 PM
Astronomy Conversation
Location: Adler Planetarium
Astronomy Conversation: Dan Fabrycky - "Exoplanets"

June 5, 2016 @ 1:00 PM
Astronomy Conversation
Location: Adler Planetarium
Astronomy Conversation: Maya Fishbach

June 4, 2016 @ 1:00 PM
Astronomy Conversation
Location: Adler Planetarium
Astronomy Conversation: Jason Henning - "CMB Polarization, Instrumentation", Amy Bender - "Cosmology, South Pole Telescope, Galaxy Clusters"

June 3, 2016 @ 7:00 PM
KICP Life Long Learning Series
Location: Montgomery Place (Hyde Park)
KICP Life Long Learning Series: David Grossnickle (paleontology), "Mesozoic Vermin: Mammals from the Age of Dinosaurs"

Organizer: Daniel Grin
June 3, 2016 @ 2:00 PM
Astronomy Conversation
Location: Adler Planetarium
Astronomy Conversation: Sean Mills - "Exoplanets"

June 2, 2016 @ 10:30 AM
KICP Life Long Learning Series
Location: Renaissance Court (in Chicago Cultural Center)
KICP Life Long Learning Series: Maurizio da Pitta, "Einstein's Brain"

Organizer: Daniel Grin
June 2, 2016
News
The 2016 Kavli Prizes
May 31, 2016 @ 12:00 PM
Astronomy Conversation
Location: Adler Planetarium
Astronomy Conversation: Rick Kessler - "Astrophysics, Dark Energy"

May 29, 2016 @ 1:00 PM
Astronomy Conversation
Location: Adler Planetarium
Astronomy Conversation: Cameron Liang - "Galaxy Formation & Evolution"

May 28, 2016 @ 1:00 PM
Astronomy Conversation
Location: Adler Planetarium
Astronomy Conversation: Jason Henning - "CMB Polarization, Instrumentation", Nan Li - "Gravitational Lensing"

May 26, 2016 @ 10:30 AM
KICP Life Long Learning Series
Location: Renaissance Court (in Chicago Cultural Center)
KICP Life Long Learning Series: Evan Shockley, "Dark Matter"

Organizer: Daniel Grin
May 23, 2016
News
Wendy Freedman Named 2016 Woman in Space Science
May 21, 2016 @ 1:00 PM
Astronomy Conversation
Location: Adler Planetarium
Astronomy Conversation: Megan Bedell - "Exoplanets", Nan Li - "Gravitational Lensing"

May 19, 2016 @ 8:00 PM
Astronomy Conversation
Location: Adler Planetarium
Astronomy Conversation: Ben Farr

May 19, 2016 @ 7:00 PM
Astronomy Conversation
Location: Adler Planetarium
Astronomy Conversation: Diana Dragomir

May 19, 2016 @ 4:00 PM
KICP Talk
Location: ERC 401
KICP Talk: Broader Horizons: Korey Haynes, associate editor at Astronomy Magazine

May 18, 2016 @ 7:00 PM
Astronomy Conversation
Location: Adler Planetarium
Astronomy Conversation: Faustin Carter - "CMB, Detector fabrication, South Pole Telescope"

May 17, 2016 @ 6:00 PM
KICP Life Long Learning Series
Location: Harbor Point Apartments on Randolph St.
KICP Life Long Learning Series: Zoheyr Doctor, "The discovery of gravitational waves"

Organizer: Daniel Grin
May 14, 2016 @ 1:00 PM
Astronomy Conversation
Location: Adler Planetarium
Astronomy Conversation: Faustin Carter - "CMB, Detector fabrication, South Pole Telescope"

May 14, 2016 @ 10:30 AM
KICP Life Long Learning Series
Location: Woodson Regional Library
KICP Life Long Learning Series: Cameron Liang, "The realm of galaxies"

Organizer: Daniel Grin
May 12, 2016 @ 12:00 PM
Astronomy Conversation
Location: Adler Planetarium
Astronomy Conversation: Camille Avestruz

May 12, 2016 @ 10:30 AM
KICP Life Long Learning Series
Location: Renaissance Court (in Chicago Cultural Center)
KICP Life Long Learning Series: Daniel Holz, "The Discovery of Gravitational Waves"

Organizer: Daniel Grin
May 7, 2016 @ 1:00 PM
Astronomy Conversation
Location: Adler Planetarium
Astronomy Conversation: Nahee Park - "High Energy Astrophysics"

May 7, 2016 @ 10:30 AM
KICP Life Long Learning Series
Location: Woodson Regional Library
KICP Life Long Learning Series: Jason Henning, "Going to the end of the earth to study the beginning of the universe"

Organizer: Daniel Grin
May 5, 2016 @ 7:30 PM
Lecture
Location: Adler Planetarium
Lecture: Kavli Lecture: Michael Turner, "From The Big Bang To The Multiverse & Beyond"

May 5, 2016 @ 10:30 AM
KICP Life Long Learning Series
Location: Renaissance Court (in Chicago Cultural Center)
KICP Life Long Learning Series: Megan Bedell, "Planets around other stars"

Organizer: Daniel Grin
May 5, 2016
News
Prof. Michael Turner's May 5 lecture at Adler Planetarium to be simulcast nationally
May 3, 2016 @ 2:00 PM
Astronomy Conversation
Location: Adler Planetarium
Astronomy Conversation: Ross Cawthon - "Cosmology, Dark Energy"

May 3, 2016 @ 12:00 PM
Astronomy Conversation
Location: Adler Planetarium
Astronomy Conversation: Ali Vanderveld - "Cosmology, Gravitational Lensing"

May 2, 2016
News
Physics in your future: Brittany Kamai
May 1, 2016 @ 1:00 PM
Astronomy Conversation
Location: Adler Planetarium
Astronomy Conversation: Akash Dixit & Nora Shipp

April 30, 2016 @ 1:00 PM
Astronomy Conversation
Location: Adler Planetarium
Astronomy Conversation: Amy Bender - "Cosmology, South Pole Telescope, Galaxy Clusters"

April 28, 2016 @ 6:00 PM
KICP Life Long Learning Series
Location: Woodson Regional Library
KICP Life Long Learning Series: Evan Shockley, "Dark Matter"

Organizer: Daniel Grin
April 25, 2016 @ 12:00 PM
Astronomy Conversation
Location: Adler Planetarium
Astronomy Conversation: Ben Farr

April 24, 2016 @ 1:00 PM
Astronomy Conversation
Location: Adler Planetarium
Astronomy Conversation: Faustin Carter - "CMB, Detector fabrication, South Pole Telescope"