Month: March 2024

This is the website of the study association L.A.D. 'F. Kaiser' of astronomy students in Leiden

Kaiser Symposium 8th April

Astronomy talks for Kaiser members, by Kaiser members! On Monday the 8th of April in the Old observatory, Nelleke Theijssen gave a Symposium on protostars, and Rick Dullaart gave a Symposium on direct imaging of exoplanets. 

Board Interest borrel April 3rd

On the 3rd of April, we held our Board interest borrel! We gave a presentation on how it’s like being board, followed by drinks in the Foobar!

GOTG volume 2 Movie night April 4th

I am groot! On Thursday the 4th of April, we had our second Guardians of the Galaxy movienight in the Koch building. A fun night with pizza’s, snacks and good vibes. 

Observing night March 18th

On monday the 18th of March, our observing committee organised an observing night in the Old Observatory! There were pizzas, and observations of the Moon, star clusters & more!

Kaiser Symposium 12 March

On Tuesday the 12th of March, Wout Goesaert gave a Symposium on what happens if a black hole passes through the Earth! A fascinating lecture, made even better by Wout’s amazing presentation skills. The Symposium was followed by a very interactive round of questions from the audience. A great night!