Governance

Update on JWST Name

14 Nov 2022
The AAS Board of Trustees shares a brief update about the response of NASA to the JWST name and process. AAS Style Guide specifies that the acronym JWST need not be spelled out upon first use.

Give Back: Volunteering Opportunities in the AAS

2 Mar 2022
Serving as a volunteer for an AAS committee is a great way to become more involved in your professional community. It can also help you decide if you want to take on a larger leadership role in the future.

Vote in the 2022 AAS Election!

29 Dec 2021
The 2022 AAS Election is now underway, with more than 600 ballots already cast. The best way to ensure that your voice is heard is to vote. Deadline: 2 February 2022.

2022 AAS Election: Meet the Candidates (Part II)

14 Dec 2021
In the final installment of our two-part series, get to know the candidates for Vice President and the Nominating Committee. Balloting for the 2022 AAS election will begin on Friday, 17 December.

2022 AAS Election: Meet the Candidates (Part I)

1 Dec 2021
Get to know the candidates for At-Large Trustee and the US National Committee for the International Astronomical Union (USNC/IAU) representative. Balloting for the 2022 AAS election will begin in a few weeks.