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Telescope time proposals
Other telescope opportunities around Denver
1.RESEARCH PROPOSAL submitted to the Observatory
Director, via Denver
Dept. of Physics & Astronomy, Denver CO 80208 USA (Fax 303-871-4405).
2. Enrollment in suitable Denver University
CLASSES. Note: a series of summer short courses may be offered June-Sept.
Look for PHYS 2063 or 3995 (for credit, with tuition) at the SUMMER QUARTER links,
and/or FALL INTERTERM classes
For most summers, classes are scheduled to run second-half of June and second-half of August.
3. VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES exist in conjunction with your membership in any astronomical society, or with organizations such as the International Dark Sky Association, AAVSO or the Astronomical League. Observing time can be awarded on a proposal basis, or in exchange for well-documented efforts in support of astronomy programs, and/or combating light pollution (wasteful lighting practises).
4. Small, pre-arranged group tours are possible, at cost, during summer months. Interested persons are asked to write a description of their interests, number in the group and preferred and backup dates for proposed visit, along with an optional, tax-deductible donation by check (payable to UNIVERSITY OF DENVER), mailed to: Director, Mt.Evans Observatory, Dept. Physics and Astronomy, University of Denver, Denver CO 80208 USA. Please allow 2 weeks for response. Public access is possible only between June 1 and Aug. 31. Please note: this is a research facility. We receive ZERO tax dollars in direct support of our program and currently have no extra staffing to accomodate public-viewing nights. HOWEVER: