AAS/SPD Popular Media Award Nomination Open

14 Feb 2024
The Solar Physics Division (SPD) solicits nominations for the Popular Media Award, which is awarded annually to authors of popular articles/new media about the Sun or its effects on the Earth's environment. Deadline: 6...

Realizing Decadal Priorities in Astronomy

14 Feb 2024
AAS President Kelsey Johnson shares her perspective on the importance of advancing decadal priorities in the astronomical sciences and urges the community to help the AAS in its advocacy efforts.

243rd AAS Meeting Photos Online

13 Feb 2024
Hundreds of snapshots from the January 2024 AAS meeting in New Orleans, Louisiana, have been posted in our online gallery.

SARA Seeks New Institutional Members

13 Feb 2024
The Southeastern Association for Research in Astronomy (SARA) Consortium is seeking to engage at least one new institutional member in 2024.

HEAD Announces 2024 Award Winners

8 Feb 2024
The AAS High Energy Astrophysics Division (HEAD) has selected the winners of its 2024 Mid-Career, Early Career, Distinguished Career, and Innovation Prizes, as well as three finalists for the Dissertation Prize.

Equity v. Equality in the AAS Job Register

2 Feb 2024
Here the Code of Ethics Committee explains why those women-only ads on the AAS Job Register are consistent with the AAS Code of Ethics objective of “promoting equality of opportunity” and are ethical.