Abstract Details

Name: Priya Hasan
Affiliation: MANUU, Hyderabad
Conference ID: ASI2017_740priya
Title : Saath Satve Aasman: Together to the Seventh Heaven
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Abstract Category : Astronomy Education and Outreach
Abstract : I shall talk about my journey as an astronomer, as a student and then as faculty. I describe Astronomy Outreach that I have been involved in, Astronomy Olympiads and the methods that can be used to make Astronomy interesting to all. I shall also discuss the shortcomings of our education system that fails to nurture interested students in Astronomy.