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New Fireside Charla Episode Explores the Stars

SDSU has the only stand-alone astronomy department in the CSU system and operates a research observatory on Mount Laguna.
By SDSU News Team

Fireside Charla, San Diego State University President Adela de la Torre’s podcast, shares the stories that comprise the greater SDSU community through casual conversations with diverse leaders and trailblazers, including students, faculty, staff, alumni, and community leaders. 

The topics range from shared governance to augmented reality, from SDSU history to innovative classrooms and learning experiences that are preparing the global citizens, compassionate leaders, and ethical innovators who will impact their communities and the world. 

In the newest episode of Fireside Charla, President de la Torre and renowned astronomy researchers Jerome Orosz and William Welsh discuss a recent discovery, collaboration with NASA and how SDSU’s astronomy programs are impacting students and their futures as scientists.