Colloquia and Seminars


Astronomy Colloquia

Reviews of the latest astronomical research by visiting scholars are typically held each Thursday afternoon during the academic semesters. For more information on topics, times, and location click here for our schedule.


Astro Coffee

Get your morning dose of caffeine & join in the lively discussion of the latest astronomical results at Astro Coffee. Held each morning at 10:30am in the Astronomy Conference Room (4054 McPherson Lab).

Coffee Discussion

Astronomy Journal Club

Informal Friday lunch-time reviews of new research results appearing in the astronomical journals presented by OSU students, postdocs, and faculty.  Held at 1:50pm - 2:50pm in McPherson Lab Room 1015.

Diversity Journal Club

Monthly presentations/discussions of topics broadly related to diversity and inclusion led by department members or visitors. Held on Wednesdays at 12:45 - 1:45pm in McPherson Lab Room 4054.

CCAPP Seminars

The Center for Cosmology and AstroParticle Physics Research talks, hosted by the Center for Cosmology and AstroParticle Physics (CCAPP), are held each Tuesday at 11:30 AM in the Physics Research Building Rm 4138.  See the CCAPP Seminar schedule for details.