Fred G. Dale Planetarium at Wayne State College

GREAT PLAINS PLANETARIUM ASSOCIATION 2014 Spring Meeting

May 3rd & 4th at the Fred G. Dale (FGD) Planetarium

Wayne State College (WSC)

 

Schedule (subject to minor changes):

Saturday

May 3rd

10:30 am - 11:30 am Arrival at Wayne State College Campus (Student Center Atrium)

11:30 am - 12:20 pm Lunch at WSC (Student Center)

 

12:30 pm - 1:15 pm Tour of Campus

 

1:30 pm - 2:00 pm GPPA business (FGD Planetarium)

 

2:05 pm - 4:00 pm The SciDome HD system at WSC (FGD Planetarium)

 

4:10 pm - 5 pm Using Audicity for voice recording (FGD Planetarium)

 

5:10 pm - 6 pm More fulldome fun! (FGD Planetarium)

 

6:10 pm - 7 pm Dinner at WSC (Student Center)

 

7:10 pm - 8:00 pm The Planetarium as a Teaching Environment (FGD Planetarium)

 

8:15 pm - ??? Hospitality Suite (TBD)

 

Sunday

May 4th

8:30 am - 9:30 am Breakfast (Tacos N More - Wayne, NE)

9:45 am - 10:30 am Final thoughts; remaining GPPA business (FGD Planetarium)

 

10:40 am Departure

 

 

HOTEL INFORMATION
Note: Tell them you are attending the GPPA on campus and they can give you the "Wayne State" discount (will not be combined with other discounts, like NEA or AAA discounts)

 

Cobblestone Inn: website

402-833-1300

newer hotel with swimming pool, $79 a night when you tell them "Wayne State College Planetarium". This is the recommended hotel

 

Super 8: website

402-375-4898

Always clean and comfortable, about $55 a night

 

 

Please RSVP

 

Please RSVP by sending me an email: toyoung1@wsc.edu Any questions, comments, additions to the schedule, etc., please feel free to contact me. You will not need a parking permit.

 

Click here for a campus map.

 

 

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