The Center for Relativistic Astrophysics runs several events to celebrate advances in astrophysics.

Please check the calendar for the schedule.  All the events are open to all.

Weekly Events

  • CosmicCoffeeCosmic Coffee on Wednesdays at 3pm in the Howey Interaction Zone: local CRA members share their research in 20 minute talks and we discuss new advances and  seminal papers in astrophysics  (contact
  • CRA Seminars on Thursdays at 3pm in Boggs 1-90: join us to hear about research in astrophysics from visiting and local speakers  (contact

Special Events

  • Faculty on the Hot Seat: we put our faculty and special guests on the hot seat.  The faculty guest answers audience questions about their science and the path of their lives that lead them to this moment.
  • Distinguished Lecture Series is a yearly event to celebrate big advances in science.  This lecture is geared toward the public.
  • public outreach events
  • Check out upcoming Workshops and Conferences.