Birthdays in the AAS Wall Calendar: An Explanation & Invitation
Nearly all the astronomers whose birthdays are noted in the AAS Wall Calendar are white men. We explain why that was true in the past and invite you to help us celebrate more women and people of color in the future.
Update to Meetings Policy: Sexual-Orientation and Gender Minorities
A recently adopted AAS meetings policy reinforces the Society's commitment to making its meetings welcoming to all attendees, regardless of identities such as sexual orientation and gender expression.
Host a Talk on LGBT+ Issues with the SGMA Speakers Bureau
Do you want learn more about creating a welcome environment for LGBT+ students, staff, and faculty? Host a speaker from the AAS Committee for Sexual-Orientation and Gender Minorities in Astronomy.
Committee on Sexual-Orientation & Gender Minorities in Astronomy
12 Nov 2015
SGMA, established by the AAS Council to promote equality for sexual-orientation and gender minorities within our profession, succeeds the Working Group on LGBTIQ Equality (WGLE).