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2019-3 GLPA Newsletter – Autumnal Equinox

GLPA Newsletter

Volume 54, Number 3
Autumnal Equinox, 2019

Bart Benjamin, Editor
Emily Hromi, Cover


President’s Message
– Geoff Holt

Editor’s Message
– Bart Benjamin

A Wonderful Experience in the U.S.
– Guilherme Marranghello

The Wonderful Experience of Hosting
– Michele Wistisen

Another Very Successful Rocket Camp
– Kris McCall

By-laws amendment proposals
– Dan Tell

Total Solar Eclipse montage photo
– Eric Schreur

Transit of Mercury observing page
– Bart Benjamin



State News

Illinois (Renae Kerrigan)
Indiana (Barbara Williams)
Michigan (Shannon Schmoll)
Ohio (Dale Smith)
Wisconsin/Minnesota (Jean Creighton)
Beyond the Lakes (Mary Holt)

Bulletin Board

News from NISE

State Chair elections

Absentee Ballot for Elections

IPS Update

– Mike Smail

40 Years & 20 Years Ago


Image Credits

NGC 2074 in the Large Magellanic Cloud
Credit: NASA, ESA, and M. Livio (STScI)

M96: A Galactic Maelstrom
Credit: ESA/Hubble & NASA and LEGUS Team

Young stars in the “wing” of the Small Magellanic Cloud
Credit: NASA, ESA, CXC and University of Potsdam, JPL-Caltech, and STScI

M13: A Celestial Snow Globe of Stars
Credit: NASA, ESA, and Hubble Heritage Team (STScI/AURA)

Newborn stars within the Prawn Nebula
Credit: European Southern Observatory

Big Blue Marble Earth
Credit: R. Stockli, A. Nelson, F. Hasler, NASA/ GSFC/ NOAA/ USGS



Adler Planetarium
American Museum of Natural History
Evans & Sutherland
Spitz, Inc.
Ash Enterprises
Bays Mountain Production


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Newsletter cover (2019-3)