MSU hosts solar eclipse watch party

Students watch the eclipse through special glasses (Photo by Ryan Phillips, SDN)Volunteers hand out glasses for visitors to view the solar eclipse (Photo by Ryan Phillips, SDN)Despite running out of glasses before the eclipse started, volunteers found a way for everyone to be able to view it (Photo by Ryan Phillips)Scenes from the 2017 solar eclipse watch party on the MSU Drill FieldMSU professors manned a telescope to help visiors see the eclipse Scenes from the 2017 solar eclipse watch party on the MSU Drill FieldScenes from the 2017 solar eclipse watch party on the MSU Drill FieldScenes from the 2017 solar eclipse watch party on the MSU Drill FieldScenes from the 2017 solar eclipse watch party on the MSU Drill Field

Mississippi State University hosted a watch party for Monday's solar eclipse on the Drill Field, which was attended by thousands of students and visitors. For more on the event, read Tuesday's Starkville Daily News.