Special Events

FWC Young Professionals Section and UCLA Alumni Present:

“Welcome to the City” Event with Professor Jean-Luc Margot
Chair, UCLA Earth, Planetary, and Space Sciences

Professor Jean-Luc Margot, Chair, UCLA Department of Earth, Planetary, and Space Sciences

Professor Jean-Luc Margot, Chair of UCLA Department of Earth, Planetary, and Space Sciences, will take us on a tour of the solar system and beyond, highlighting at each step UCLA’s impressive contributions to the space exploration program. Starting at 6:30 p.m. we will meet in the UCLA Meteorite Museum, where some of the most remarkable samples from UCLA’s collection — one of the largest of its kind in the United States — are on display. Light refreshments will be served nearby the gallery. Afterwards we will transition to the Planetarium to hear Professor Margot’s talk. Dress in Layers.

Thursday, Jan. 19

6:30 – 8:30 pm

UCLA Meteorite Museum is located in room 3697 of the Geology Building on the UCLA campus.

RSVP by Jan. 17 at this link.

Pay by space parking is available in Lot 2 for $6 (for two hours) or $12 for a full day.

Please email Tara Brown, Young Professionals Section Chair: fwcyoungprofessionals@alumni.ucla.edu.