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Most AAS members receive the magazine Physics Today as a membership benefit. The latest issue is now en route to subscribers' mailboxes and can be accessed online.
Our fourth annual AAS Astronomy Ambassadors workshop on effective outreach for early-career scientists will be held at the 227th AAS meeting in Kissimmee, Florida, in January. Applications are due by 19 October 2015.
Application to become an Astronomy Ambassador. This program supports early-career AAS members in improving their communication skills and provides access to resources and contacts for doing outreach to school children and the public. Application deadline for January 2015 workshop: 20 October 2014.
The AAS Astronomy Ambassadors program will conducts a two-day workshop on effective approaches to public outreach at the 227th AAS meeting in Kissimmee, Florida, 3-4 January 2015. Participants will benefit from ongoing support and discussion following the workshop through a web-based community. Application deadline: 19 October 2015.
If you didn’t make it to Honolulu, or if you were there but could get to only a fraction of the many parallel sessions that took place, you can read about what you missed in the conference daily newspaper.
President Obama will host a star party at the White House on 19 October and invites astronomers to host similar events throughout the country that evening.