Merrillville Community Planetarium
Bringing the Universe to the Merrillville Schools and Northwest Indiana

Indiana University Northwest Astronomy Classes at Planetarium


Dr. Larry Ciupik’s retired from teaching Astronomy at Indiana University Northwest campus after the spring semester. Planetarium Director Gregg Williams is teaching the summer Astronomy class “The Solar System” at the Merrillville Community Planetarium. Visual enhancement of the subject material using DigitalSky is a great learning tool at any age. Gregg has previously taught Astronomy classes at the Merrillville Community Planetarium for Governor State University in Illinois.