Home » News & Blogs » AASWomen Newsletter for June 26, 2020
Bookmark and Share
Women in Astronomy

AASWomen Newsletter for June 26, 2020

26 Jun 2020, 16:26 UTC
AASWomen Newsletter for June 26, 2020
(200 words excerpt, click title or image to see full post)

AAS Committee on the Status of Women AAS Committee on the Status of WomenIssue of June 26, 2020eds: Heather Flewelling, Nicolle Zellner, Maria Patterson, Alessandra Aloisi, and Jeremy Bailin[We hope you all are taking care of yourselves and each other. Be well! --eds.]This week's issues: Photo of Mary W. Jackson from Item 2. 1. Nominate our field’s best for the 2021 AAS Prizes and Honors by June 302. NASA Names Headquarters After ‘Hidden Figure’ Mary W. Jackson3. A Celebration of E. Margaret Burbidge4. Astrobites #BlackInAstroWeek posts5. Researchers Address the ‘Leaky Pipeline’ to Academic Science6. She helps Houston Museum of Natural Science achieve liftoff7. Black Astronomers Highlight Achievements and Obstacles8. How to Submit to the AASWOMEN newsletter9. How to Subscribe or Unsubscribe to the AASWOMEN newsletter10. Access to Past Issues1. Nominate our field’s best for the 2021 AAS Prizes and Honors by June 30From JoEllen McBride via womeninastronomy.blogspot.comBy Aparna Venkatesan (U. of San Francisco), Ed Bertschinger (MIT), Dara Norman (NOIRLab), Sarah Tuttle (U. of Washington, Seattle) The COVID19 pandemic and the nationwide protests for racial justice have revealed the longstanding injustices and inequities in our society, as well as in academia and the sciences. The pandemic, which shows no signs of ...

Latest Vodcast

Latest Podcast

Advertise PTTU

NASA Picture of the Day

Astronomy Picture of the Day

astronomy_pod