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2022-1 GLPA Newsletter – Vernal Equinox

GLPA Newsletter

Volume 57, Number 1
Vernal Equinox, 2022

Bart Benjamin, Editor
Emily Hromi, Cover


President’s Message
– Dan Tell

Editor’s Message
– Bart Benjamin

2022 GLPA Conference Preview
– Mark Percy

A Martian Substitute Teacher
– Mark Percy

Jim Sweitzer Reports
– Jim Sweitzer

Apollo 16: 50th Anniversary photo pages
– Bart Benjamin

Minutes from the 2021 GLPA Executive Committee Meeting
– prepared by Tiffany Stone Wolbrecht

Minutes from the 2021 GLPA Annual Business Meeting
– prepared by Tiffany Stone Wolbrecht



State News

Illinois (Tom Willmitch)
Indiana (Melinda O’Malley)
Michigan (Ciara Johnson)
Ohio (Dale Smith)
Wisconsin/Minnesota (Sally Brummel)
Beyond the Lakes (Jackie Baughman)

Bulletin Board

Warren Young Obituary

Joe Schultz Tribute
– Kris McCall

MAPS Conference 2022
– Shawn Laatsch

IPS Update

– Mike Smail

40 Years & 20 Years Ago


Image Credits

Conference Photographer: Anna Green

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

M106: Composite of Amateur and Professional Astronomer Images
Credit: NASA, ESA, the Hubble Heritage Team (STScI/AURA), and R. Gendler (Hubble Heritage Team)



Cosm Studios
Seiler Instrument
Ash Enterprises
Bays Mountain Production


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