New Task Force on AAS 239 Cancelation Response

6 Jan 2022
AAS President Paula Szkody details how the newly formulated task force is discussing possible virtual gatherings to help alleviate the lost connections and information sharing due to the cancelation of the 239th AAS...

AAS to Establish a Working Group on Ethics

13 Oct 2021
In response to several issues that are prominent in the news and on social media, President Paula Szkody assures our membership that we are working to formulate a policy that will provide guidance and a path forward.

Four-Year Graduate Student Membership Available

30 Aug 2021
For one departmental payment of $140, the applying student would have free AAS membership for four years: two years with departmental support and two years with support from the Society.

Results of the AAS Special Election

11 Aug 2021
Sarah Gibson (National Center for Atmospheric Research/High Altitude Observatory) is the AAS's newest representative to the US National Committee for the International Astronomical Union.