AAS Board Issues Statement on Undergraduate Research
The AAS Board of Trustees urges every physics and astronomy department to provide its majors and potential majors with opportunities to engage in meaningful and appropriate research experiences.
Coming Soon: Annual Members’ Meeting in St. Louis
30 Apr 2019
Making plans for our summer meeting in St. Louis? Don't forget to add the Members' Meeting for an update on the state of your Society, an appreciation of volunteer leaders, and other important business.
Reflections on Ethics at the AAS
Adoption of the Society's Code of Ethics was just the first step in improving our community's culture and processes, says AAS President Megan Donahue.
David J. Helfand Named AIP Board Chair
The American Institute of Physics (AIP), of which the AAS is a member society, has announced that its Board of Directors has elected former AAS President David J. Helfand as its new chair.
Results of the 2019 AAS Election
Voting in the AAS election of Officers and At-Large Trustees for terms beginning in 2019 closed on 8 February, and the ballots have been counted. The envelopes, please...
Vote in the 2019 AAS Election!
The AAS election of Officers and At-Large Trustees for terms beginning in 2019 is now underway. The best way to ensure that your voice is heard is to vote! Deadline: 31 January 2019.
2019 AAS Election: Candidate Statements
26 Nov 2018
Balloting for the next election of AAS Officers and Trustees opens in mid-December 2018 and closes at the end of January 2019. Here is the slate of candidates.
What the American Astronomical Society Means to Me
15 Mar 2019
President Megan Donahue views the Society as more than the sum of its individual parts.
AAS Graduate Education Task Force Seeks Your Input
The AAS Task Force on Diversity and Inclusion in Graduate Astronomy Education is holding a Special Session at the 232nd AAS meeting in Denver on 4 June and looks forward to hearing your ideas.
Results of the 2018 AAS Election
Voting in the AAS election of officers and trustees for terms beginning in 2018 closed on 31 January, and the ballots have been counted. The envelopes, please...