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Making the Case for the Future of Astronomy

8 Aug 2022
AAS member Yaswant Devarakonda shares his experiences meeting with the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy and others as part of an advocacy day based on the JWST image release celebrations.

Bursting the Monocultural Bubble

8 Aug 2022
A group of faculty members at the University of Texas Rio Grande Valley are expanding the offerings of bilingual and Spanish courses, aiming at changing the monocultural and monolingual approach to education.

SPICE Community Workshop

5 Aug 2022
Join a community workshop on Wednesday, 14 September, to help plan for the Space Interferometer for Cosmic Evolution (SPICE), a Far-Infrared Probe mission concept. Registration is required.

AAS CSMA Launches Micro-Grants Program

4 Aug 2022
The Committee on the Status of Minorities in Astronomy's Micro-Grants Program aims to reduce the effects of financial scarcity on students who are Black, Indigenous, or People of Color. Application deadline: 30 September...

Templeton TEX Graduate Fellowship Opportunity

4 Aug 2022
The John Templeton Foundation seeks applicants for a theory/experiment cross-training (TEX) graduate fellowship in fundamental physics, astronomy, or cosmology. Deadline: 30 September.

NASA SMD Bridge Program Workshop

3 Aug 2022
NASA’s Science Mission Directorate (SMD) will be holding a community workshop with the goal of co-creating the NASA SMD Bridge Program. The virtual workshop will take place 17-22 October.

AAS Student Members, It's Time to Check In

26 Jul 2022
If you’re a Graduate or Undergraduate Student Member, please take a few minutes to verify or update your information in our records and confirm your appropriate membership class. Deadline: 22 August.