News

New from the IAU: Astronomy Education Journal

1 Mar 2021
The new Astronomy Education Journal is accepting submissions of manuscripts. We invite and encourage members of the AAS community to contribute astronomy education research studies, theoretical pieces, and innovations.

Royal Astronomical Society Awards Survey

26 Feb 2021
The Royal Astronomical Society is conducting a review of its awards program and associated processes to ensure that they are fair and inclusive. We would like to invite AAS members to complete a survey by Friday, 5 March...

Join the AAS Education Committee!

22 Feb 2021
The AAS Education Committee is looking for new members to serve, starting this spring for a 3-year term. We look forward to hearing from you.

AAS Names Two More Prize Recipients for 2021

18 Feb 2021
The American Astronomical Society has named the latest recipients of its Helen B. Warner Prize for Astronomy and Beatrice M. Tinsley Prize, adding to the roster of 2021 AAS prize winners.

Submit an AASTCS Proposal

17 Feb 2021
The American Astronomical Society invites all members and colleagues to submit proposals from all areas of the astronomical sciences for the AAS Topical Conference Series.

AAS Doxsey Travel Prize Recipients for 2021

17 Feb 2021
Nine winners and eight honorable mentions received support to present their dissertation talks at the virtual 237th AAS meeting in January 2021. Congratulations to all!

CAP Conference Goes Virtual in 2021

16 Feb 2021
The International Astronomical Union Commission C2 — Communicating Astronomy with the Public (CAP) — will host a virtual edition of its CAP Conference series in May. Registration is free; abstract deadline: 15 March.