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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

If your PhD was or will be awarded by a US university in 2015 and is based on new data from any National Radio Astronomy Observatory facility, apply by 31 January for the Robert L. Brown Award.

28 Oct 2015

Seven AAS members are among the newly elected Fellows of the American Physical Society nominated by the APS Division of Astrophysics. They'll receive their honors at the APS April meeting in Salt Lake City.

26 Oct 2015

The American Association for the Advancement of Science wants to hear about how conference travel has benefited you and your research.

23 Oct 2015

Two National Science Foundation programs that support a wide-range of astronomical activities — Advanced Technologies & Instrumentation and A&A Research Grants — have deadlines in the next month.

23 Oct 2015

The American Institute of Physics has just released rosters of physics- and astronomy-department enrollments and degree data for 2014, with detailed department-by-department listings.

22 Oct 2015

Founding editor Andrew Fraknoi presents an index to the full contents of Astronomy Education Review, organized by topics that both astronomy education researchers and practitioners would be likely to look under.

22 Oct 2015

Version 4.0 of the Montage Image Mosaic Toolkit contains a command-line visualization tool and new modules to support the processing of data cubes.

22 Oct 2015

The AAS seeks information from department chairs to make our "College Departments Offering Astronomy Related Degrees" page more complete and up to date.

22 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

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