UMoncton inaugurates astronomy observatory

The Université de Moncton has inaugurated a new astronomy observatory. The observatory—which is in the Irène-Léger pavilion on the UMoncton Shippigan campus—will offer the university community and the population of north-eastern New Brunswick engaging activities and learning experiences in astronomy. In a release, UMoncton Shippigan campus vice-recteur Sid Ahmed Selouani also discussed how the university’s recently established partnership with the Club d’astronomie Arthur-William-Landry provide exciting prospects for the campus and community.