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PSci 21 Elementary Astronomy - 2008 Spring

Course syllabus: please read carefully.

Instructor: Dr. Ringwald
E-mail: ringwald[at] and replace [at] with @

Phone: (559) 278-8426
Also: (559) 278-2371

Office hours (between January 15 and May 9): MW 1-3, F 1-2.
If students need to see Dr. Ringwald outside office hours, please call or e-mail first.

Office: McLane Hall, Room 11, in the new Building J (or "J-wing").
This is across the outdoor "hall" from McLane 149, 151, and 161 (near the Women's Room).

You don't need an appointment to come in during office hours.
This is time set aside for students, when Dr. Ringwald will be in.
You can get homework help, free tutoring, or review sessions before exams, personalized just for you.

Please contact Dr. Ringwald if you have any problems in this course, or if you're doing well and just want to talk about the wonders of the Universe. It's in Dr. Ringwald's interest, and he cares, that all students do well!

Click here for the Writing Guide for Research Papers

Go to Dr. Ringwald's PSci 21 (Elementary Astronomy) home page,
for News, including whether we'll be observing at the Range.

Go to Dr. Ringwald's home page

Last updated 2008 May 12. Web page by Dr. Ringwald (ringwald[at] and replace [at] with @)
Department of Physics, California State University, Fresno. Please read this disclaimer.