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Balloting for the next election of AAS Officers and Councilors opens in mid-December 2015 and closes at the end of January 2016. Here is the slate of candidates.

28 Oct 2015

Meg Urry reflects on a difficult week for the astronomical community and describes a new effort to strengthen the AAS Ethics Statement.

15 Oct 2015

The AAS deplores sexual harassment and expresses its support for people who risk their own professional status by speaking publicly to protect others from similar abuse.

15 Oct 2015

Voting in the AAS election of officers and councilors for terms beginning in 2015 closed on 31 January, and the ballots have been counted. The envelopes, please....

16 Feb 2015
Meg Urry

Meg Urry reviews the very busy, very successful 225th AAS meeting held 4-8 January 2015 at the Washington State Convention Center.

15 Jan 2015

Balloting for the next election of AAS Officers and Councilors opens in mid-December 2014 and closes at the end of January 2015.

28 Oct 2014

You're invited to submit an abstract for the 225th AAS meeting in Seattle in January to share ideas for astronomy-themed public-outreach events and programs for the International Year of Light 2015.

15 Sep 2014
Meg Urry

Meg Urry looks to build better links between academia and industry by connecting students and professors with astronomers in all fields worldwide.

06 Aug 2014

Attendees at the 223rd AAS meeting in Washington, DC, are invited to attend two special events on Sunday and Monday related to light pollution and observatory site protection.

03 Jan 2014

AAS President David Helfand welcomes the new year with thoughts about big astronomy meetings, how to advocate for federal investments in science, and the astounding pace at which our understanding of the universe is increasing.

02 Jan 2014

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