A New Stewardship Paradigm for Maunakea

22 Aug 2022
In this guest blog post, Chief Scientist of W.M. Keck Observatory John O'Meara explains recently passed legislation in Hawaiʻi establishing a new governance body for Maunakea.

Highlights from AAS Nova: 7-20 August 2022

22 Aug 2022
AAS Nova provides highlights of recent articles from AJ, ApJ, ApJ Letters, ApJ Supplements, PSJ, and RNAAS to inform you about discoveries you might otherwise overlook.

Serve on ESA’s NewAthena Science Redefinition Team

19 Aug 2022
NASA is soliciting applications and nominations for individuals affiliated with US institutions to participate in a European Space Agency (ESA)-led NewAthena Science Re-definition Team. Deadline: 16 September.

Making the Case for the Future of Astronomy

8 Aug 2022
AAS member Yaswant Devarakonda shares his experiences meeting with the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy and others as part of an advocacy day based on the JWST image release celebrations.

Bursting the Monocultural Bubble

8 Aug 2022
A group of faculty members at the University of Texas Rio Grande Valley are expanding the offerings of bilingual and Spanish courses, aiming at changing the monocultural and monolingual approach to education.

SPICE Community Workshop

5 Aug 2022
Join a community workshop on Wednesday, 14 September, to help plan for the Space Interferometer for Cosmic Evolution (SPICE), a Far-Infrared Probe mission concept. Registration is required.