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2019-4 GLPA Newsletter – Winter Solstice

GLPA Newsletter

Volume 54, Number 4
Winter Solstice, 2019

Bart Benjamin, Editor
Emily Hromi, Cover


President’s Message
– Geoff Holt

Editor’s Message
– Bart Benjamin

The Guts of a Spacesuit
– Kara Burgdorf

Conference Reflections

Christmas Tree cluster greeting
– Bart Benjamin

Minutes from the Fall 2019 GLPA Executive Committee Meeting
– prepared by Dan Tell

Minutes from the 2019 GLPA Annual Business Meeting
– prepared by Dan Tell



State News

Illinois (Tom Willmitch)
Indiana (Melinda O’Malley)
Michigan (Paulette Epstein)
Ohio (Dale Smith)
Wisconsin/Minnesota (Jean Creighton)
Beyond the Lakes (Mary Holt)

Bulletin Board

Jeff Potter Obituary

Documentary Film to Feature Ohio Planetarium
– Kris McCall

IPS Update

– Mike Smail

40 Years & 20 Years Ago


Image Credits

Cover Photographs: Gregg Williams and Bart Benjamin

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



Evans & Sutherland
Seiler Instrument
Spitz, Inc.
Ash Enterprises
Bays Mountain Production


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Newsletter cover (2019-4)