A Symposium to Celebrate the Life of Michael A. Jura
Ben Zuckerman (chair), Eric Becklin, Mark Morris, Ed Young, Christine Chen, Peter Plavchan, David Meyer, Boris Gaensicke, Jill Knapp.
Alice Shapley (chair), Ian McLean, Andrea Ghez, Anna Liden, D.L. MacLaughlan Dumes, Jillian Jones.
We will celebrate the life and accomplishments of Professor Michael A. Jura, who played a major role in advancing scholarship in his field and in shaping UCLA's Division of Astronomy and Astrophysics over the course of four decades. This day-long symposium offers us an opportunity to share our memories of Professor Jura.
The Michael A. Jura Graduate Award Fund has been established to support awards for astronomy graduate students in the Department of Physics and Astronomy.
To contribute, please visit the online giving website. For questions, or to contribute by check or securities, please contact Desirae Vanek by email at or by phone at 310-267-5194. Gifts to the Michael Jura Graduate Award fund are tax deductible.