President Megan Donahue views the Society as more than the sum of its individual parts.
Representing the AAS, Executive Officer Kevin Marvel joined leaders of about 70 other professional societies in Washington, DC, to discuss the issue of sexual harassment in STEMM fields.
Astronomy in the News
Is your company or institution seeking qualified candidates for open and new positions? Then you will want to check out these resources and opportunities at the upcoming AAS Winter Meeting.
The JWST Observer News Roundup is a bi-monthly email newsletter that provides a summary of the JWST science news from the past two months with links to the details on the STScI website.
The Society is saddened to learn of the passing of member James C. LoPresto, who died on 8 October 2018. If you would like to write Dr. LoPresto’s obituary, please contact the Vice-Chair of the Historical Astronomy Division.
AAS Nova provides highlights of recent articles from AJ, ApJ, ApJ Letters, and ApJ Supplements to inform you about discoveries you might otherwise overlook.
The AAS is aware of suspicious emails that are sometimes sent to members and meeting attendees. Keep in mind that official AAS emails will come only from an aas.org email address.
Join Tony Darnell and Carol Christian for an Afternoon Astronomy Coffee hangout on Thursday, 8 November, at 3:00 pm ET to learn about the intriguing relationship of metal content and the formation of planets.