Provo, Utah - 6 September 2023 - Eclipse Glasses USA, a leading provider of high-quality solar eclipse viewing eyewear, is thrilled to announce a donation of 500 pairs of ISO certified eclipse glasses to the Walden School of Liberal Arts, located in Provo, Utah. This collaboration aims to provide students with a safe and memorable opportunity to witness the upcoming October 2023 annular eclipse, which will mark the final US west coast eclipse until 2045.
Eclipse Glasses USA has consistently demonstrated its commitment to promoting safe and accessible astronomical experiences for schools and school districts across the US. With the October 2023 annular eclipse just around the corner, the company recognizes the importance of enabling students to engage with this natural wonder while prioritizing their safety.
"We are excited to partner with the Walden School of Liberal Arts in ensuring that students have the opportunity to view the annular eclipse safely," said Roger Sarkis, Owner of Eclipse Glasses USA. "This event is a rare natural educational opportunity, and we believe that by providing these eclipse glasses, we can contribute to the educational and awe-inspiring experience for the students."
The Walden School of Liberal Arts is equally thrilled about this partnership. "We are grateful for the generosity shown by Eclipse Glasses USA. This donation will allow our students to witness a historic event while learning about the wonders of the universe," remarked Dr. Lois Bobo, Principal of Walden School of Liberal Arts. "It's truly an investment in their education and scientific curiosity."
The October 2023 annular eclipse, often referred to as the "Ring of Fire" eclipse, promises to captivate onlookers in Utah as the moon partially covers the sun, creating a stunning ring-like effect. As this eclipse event marks the final occurrence of a US west coast eclipse until 2045, Eclipse Glasses USA's donation holds immense value in enriching the students' educational journey and nurturing their interest in astronomy for decades to come.