Notes from the Director

Planetarium Changes

September 30, 2014

Kathleen Lotter is our new planetarium Booking Secretary. Kathleen replaces Jean Sorg who retired in May. Kathleen began her duties for the planetarium in July during the “excitement and changes” brought about by the consolidation of two University Schools. Kathleen began her career at the University of Saint Francis in August of 2004, as the Read More »

The Schouweiler Planetarium Experience

August 24, 2014

Attendees to our public and private group planetarium experiences know that each 90-minute experience consists of 2 parts: a pre-produced multi-media “show” and a staff led live participation session. For our public planetarium experiences the live staff led session consists of a tour of the current night sky, as well as star chart and basic Read More »

Jean Sorg Retires

July 19, 2014

Jean Sorg our planetarium secretary and “booking agent” recently retired. Jean did an amazing job booking group planetarium experiences, keeping the web site updated, keeping the Planetarium Educators, as well as the Technician, and Director on track. For many of you Jean was the first person who greeted you upon your group’s arrival at the Read More »