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HSS&T HRG ON THE SOLAR ECLIPSE, Sept 28, 2017, 2318 Rayburn, 9:30 am ET

The Space Subcommittee and the Research & Technology Subcommittee of the House Science, Space, and Technology Committee will hold a joint hearing on September 28, 2017 at 9:30 am ET in 2318 Rayburn House Office Building on “The Great American Eclipse:  To Totality and Beyond.”   Times, dates, and witnesses for congressional hearings are subject to change; check the committee’s website for up to date information.

Scheduled witnesses are:

  • Dr. James Ulvestad, assistant director (acting), Directorate for Mathematical & Physical Sciences, National Science Foundation
  • Dr. Thomas Zurbuchen, associate administrator, Science Mission Directorate, NASA
  • Dr. Heidi Hammel, executive vice president, Association of Universities for Research in Astronomy
  • Dr. Matthew Penn, astronomer, National Solar Observatory
  • Ms. Michelle Nichols-Yehling, director of public observing, Adler Planetarium

This committee webcasts its hearings on its website and YouTube channel.


September 28, 2017
9:30 am - 12:00 pm