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GLAS gets UN recognition

Kate Meredith and GLAS Education were recently recognized by the United Nations with making significant contributions to sonification research as a space science tool. Kate is also noted as a […]

Hands-On Optics

A young woman with long white hair and wearing a mask, holds the tactile telescope model. She is standing in a large exhibit hall. Astronomy-related images can be seen in the background.

GLAS Education’s tactile telescope cannot be used to gather light. But as ateaching tool, it is quite enlightening. Imagine a telescope that’s been cut in half. Students don’t look through […]

The Sound of Light

Kate on the left and Ashley on the right smiling at the camera. Behind them is a chalkboard filled with mathematical equations.

GLAS director Kate Meredith and GLAS team member Ashley Wimer returned Dec. 17 from their trip to Leiden, the Netherlands, for The Audible Universe 2 conference at Leiden University’s Lorentz […]

Mental Health by Starlight

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If you’re feeling stressed or depressed, look up at the night sky. It could be relaxing and a relief from the pressures of daily life. The International Astronomical Union’s Office […]

GLAS’ 2022 Moonlight Fundraiser

Gibbous moon shines down over the waters of Geneva Lake causing a bright reflection. Background is dark with some lights from homes in the distance.

“Oh, the moon has a face and it shines on the lake …” Warren Zevon About 80 GLAS Education supporters and friends boarded Lake Geneva Cruise Line’s Belle of the […]

NaviLens Video

Gray bearded man in purple short sleeve shirt talking to bald man in blue plaid short sleeve shirt.

Zach Meredith, a GLAS Education staff member, presented a 90-second video explaining GLAS Education’s efforts to make its office space user-friendly for the blind and visually impaired during a July […]

Midwest Space Grant Conference July 25-26th

Two smiling women, one with red hair and blue and white dress and the other dark-haired in glasses wearing a blue-and-white print cress and green sweater seated at a restaurant table with stemmed glasses of water and wine.

GLAS Education director and CEO Kate Meredith and GLAS marketing director Katie Corbett led two workshops on making science accessible to everyone during the Midwest Regional Space Grant Consortium Conference […]

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