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SDSU Astronomy Professor Robert Quimby, whos set to be featured on a KPBS podcast. Photo courtesy of SDSU NewsCenter.

‘Rad scientist’: Professor featured in KPBS podcast

by Paulette Villicana, Staff Writer // November 9, 2017

A new podcast from KPBS is set to feature San Diego State astronomer and Mt. Laguna Observatory Director Robert Quimby in an episode. The podcast premiered...

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Graduate student shoots for the stars

by Carly Yribarren, Staff Writer // November 9, 2016

San Diego State astronomy graduate David Jaimes said he hopes to be the first graduate student to use the new 50-inch Phillips Claud Telescope. The Mount...

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Astronomy major runs tight-knit program

by Christine Whitman, Senior Staff Writer // November 10, 2015

San Diego State offers an abundance of majors to choose from, but there are definitely some lesser-known ones that deserve some recognition. One such...

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SDSU astronomers discover new planet

SDSU astronomers discover new planet

by Maria del Carmen Huerta, Staff Writer // August 24, 2015

At the 29th International Astronomical Union General Assembly on August 14, San Diego State astronomy professors William Welsh and Jerome Orosz announced...

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SDSU telescope to yield new insight

SDSU telescope to yield new insight

by Ashley Quintero, Staff Writer // February 23, 2015

San Diego State’s astronomy program has a new telescope that will allow faculty and students to conduct high-quality research. The nearly 50-inch...

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