Louisiana State University

Nicholson Hall

James W. Nicholson is home to the Department of Physics & Astronomy.Nicholson Hall was named for James W. Nicholson, the university's first dean of the College of Arts & Sciences, a former mathematics professor, and a past university superintendent.

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LSU Landolt Astronomical Observatory

Join us on Saturday, April 20 to view the Moon phase: Waxing Gibbous (3 days to full). Other targets: Spica, Arcturus, Mizar and Alcor. If the weather is...

4/20 9pm

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