Workshops

Science Writers Workshop on the Roman Space Telescope

Mon 5 Oct 2020
Location:

Virtual

Time:

3:00 PM - 4:30 PM

Contact Information:

Have questions? Please contact STScI.

Description:

This workshop for science journalists, presented by STScI, will provide an overview of major areas of scientific inquiry that the Nancy Grace Roman Space Telescope will address. A panel of prominent astronomers will speak on a variety of topics, including:

  • Overview of Roman Science with the Wide Field Instrument and Coronagraph
  • The Dark Universe
  • Galaxies Across Cosmic Time
  • Science Synergies of the 2020’s
  • Dr. Nancy Grace Roman

Educators are also encouraged to attend.

This workshop is being held in conjunction with the virtual scientific conference “Galaxy Formation and Evolution in the Era of the Nancy Grace Roman Space Telescope,” hosted by STScI. The livestream of introductory presentations on the first day of the conference (Oct. 5) will also be open to workshop participants.

Notes:

The event time listed is EDT. 

Science Writers Workshop on the Roman Space Telescope Materials

October 5, 2020