Committee on the Status of Women in Astronomy

AASWomen is the CSWA's weekly electronic publication. It consists of timely news items, advice solicitations and responses, and job postings relevant to women in astronomy. Relevant contributions are welcome from anyone, and anyone may subscribe. The editors reserve the right to reject contributions they judge to be unsuitable.

  • To submit to AASWomen, send email to (note new email address)

    All material sent to that address will be posted unless you tell us otherwise (including your email address). Please remember to replace "_at_" in the e-mail address.
  • Subscription/unsubscription information:

    AAS has migrated the mailing list for this newsletter to Mailman. Therefore, it is no longer possible to subscribe or unsubscribe to the AASWomen newsletter by means of Google Groups.

    Current subscribers will continue to receive their issues when migration of the mailing list is complete. No action is needed in order to continue a subscription.

    • Join AAS Women List by email: Send an email to A list moderator will add your email to the list and will reply to your message to confirm.
    • Go to and in the "Subscribe" area, add in your name, email address, select "The AASWomen Weekly Newsletter", and click subscribe. You will be sent an email with a link to click to confirm subscription.
    • To unsubscribe from AAS Women by email: Go to in the "My account and unsubscriptions", type your email address. You will receive an email with a link to access your account, from there you can click the unsubscribe link for this mailing list.
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*AASWomen is now archived on the blog and past issues can be accessed at by searching on "AASWomen".