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About the CSMA

The Committee on the Status of Minorities in Astronomy (CSMA) is a standing committee of the American Astronomical Society. The mission of the CSMA is to enhance the participation of underrepresented minorities in astronomy at all levels of experience. Learn more about the CSMA, what we do, and how to get involved.

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(January 2018)  CSMA is organizing three workshops for the January 2018 AAS Meeting.  The workshops are: "Everyday Anti-Racism: Tools and Ideas to Combat Racism in Astronomy Departments and Organizations" (Sunday 1-5pm in Potomac Ballroom 2), "Teaching for Equity" (Monday 10:30am - 3:30 pm, Chesapeake 8), and "Thriving in Grad School as a Marginalized Student" (Monday 2-4pm, Potomac Ballroom 2).  We are also hosting a CSMA Meet and Greet on Tuesday from 6-7:30pm in Chesapeake 7-8.