2018 GLPA Conference


It is currently Tue, May 21st 2019 10:42 PM EDT

* Events with asterisks will not be streamed.
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06:00 PM - 08:15 PM Welcome Reception*
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09:00 AM - 10:30 AM Concurrent Paper Session #1
09:00 AM - 09:15 AM A Study on Vulnerability, Power, and Connection in the Planetarium
Presented by: D. Thompson
Meet a Sloth: Live Animals in the Dome
Presented by: J. Childers
09:15 AM - 09:30 AM Reaching Beyond the Dome : Connecting with the Community
Presented by: M. De Luca, H. Hale, A. Lemasters
Concerts Under the Stars: Year Two
Presented by: E. Hromi
09:30 AM - 09:45 AM Win-Win: Partnering with Local Interactive Media Students
Presented by: R. Kerrigan
Notre Ciel : Bringing French Language Immersion to an American Planetarium
Presented by: A. Green
09:45 AM - 10:00 AM Teaching Video Game Design Using Scratch
Presented by: J. Daleske
The Domes of Western N.C.
Presented by: G. Lazich
10:00 AM - 10:15 AM Kepler's Third Law in the Planetarium
Presented by: D. Smith
A Dark Twist on Constellation Storytelling
Presented by: S. Batson
10:15 AM - 10:30 AM Understanding Small Worlds Through Touch
Presented by: D. Hurd
Skyshow Summer Camps
Presented by: N. Lake, M. SubbaRao, S. Smail
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09:00 AM - 11:00 AM The Future of Planetariums: People Matter
Presented by: Dr. Jessica Garcia, Office for Inclusion and Intercultural Initiatives, Michigan State University
11:15 AM - 12:15 PM Concurrent Paper Session #2
11:15 AM - 11:30 AM Processing and Storytelling with Gaia DR2 Data
Presented by: D. Tell
Planetarium Content: Dome Optional
Presented by: M. Holt
11:30 AM - 11:45 AM Starship Bridge Simulator in your Dome- The Next Generation
Presented by: C. Janssen
Finding and Encouraging Indigenous Voices
Presented by: J. Creighton
11:45 AM - 12:00 PM Adapting Git to the Planetarium Workflow
Presented by: S. Crawford
Quality Control for Astronomy Activities and Planetarium Programs
Presented by: J. Bishop
12:00 PM - 12:15 PM Pursuit of a Better Mouse Trap: Constructing an Effective Analog Monitor Filter for Our Planetarium Console
Presented by: M. Reed
Using the Giant Protractor to Understand the Seasons
Presented by: M. Percy
04:00 PM - 05:00 PM Astronomy Update
Presented by: Dr. Ronald Kaitchuck
06:30 PM - 08:30 PM Banquet and Awards
08:30 PM - 10:00 PM Spitz Lecture: Life Among the Stars
Presented by: Dr. David Batch
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09:30 AM - 10:45 AM Concurrent Paper Session #3
09:30 AM - 09:45 AM Dealing with Dark Dome Discipline
Presented by: B. Bonadurer
The Man Who Painted the Universe
Presented by: F. Jackson
09:45 AM - 10:00 AM Jupiter-Saturn 12-21-2020. T Minus Two Years and Counting...Start Watching Now!
Presented by: B. Victor
The 2018 Perihelic Opposition of Mars - a Southern Hemisphere View
Presented by: M. Ratcliffe
10:00 AM - 10:15 AM Shadow Puppets on the Dome
Presented by: J. French
Core Critical Impact Indicators: Evaluation Across and Institution
Presented by: P. Epstein
10:15 AM - 10:30 AM A Tale of Two
Presented by: K. Breedlove
Red Planet Pioneers: A Mission to Mars
Presented by: P. Epstein
10:30 AM - 10:45 AM Turning Dome Master Frames Into a Fulldome Movie Using Blender
Presented by: K. Murphy
Maintaining Relevance
Presented by: N. Hoffman
11:15 AM - 12:15 PM Virtual Tour of the National Superconducting Cyclotron Laboratory
Presented by: Dr. Zachary Constan and Dr. Jaideep Singh, National Superconducting Cyclotron and Facility for Rare Isotope Beams; Catherine Hermanson, MSU Student in Communication Arts and Sciences
01:30 PM - 03:00 PM Business Meeting
04:00 PM - 05:00 PM Storytelling & Adjournment