Department of Physics & Engineering
West Chester University
Chair: Anthony J. Nicastro
127 Merion Science Center
West Chester, PA 19383
Dr. Sudol, an associate professor in the Department of Physics, uses one of the club's Dobsonion telescopes to hunt for Messier objects.
The West Chester Astronomy Club was started in 2010, spurred in part by students who participated in the International Year of Astronomy's "No Night Without a Telescope" event.
The club was established to provide a means for students to hold meetings and activities related to astronomy. This includes:
Students relax before finals hanging out on the academic quad talking and stargazing.
Membership and Meetings
Membership is open to West Chester students, faculty, and staff. If you are interested in joining the Astronomy Club, contact one of the club officers above. Meetings are held in Room 125 in the Physics Department in the Merion Science Center. Meetings and event times and dates will be posted on this site.