Amy Barger named Henrietta Leavitt Professor of Astronomy

Professor Amy Barger has been awarded a WARF Named Research Professorship, in recognition of her major contributions to the advancement of knowledge.

May.24.2021 | Continue Reading »

Undergraduate Researchers Recognized On Campus

The Department of Astronomy is delighted to share news of three undergraduate students who have been recognized for their engagement in astronomical research.

May.22.2021 | Continue Reading »

New comic strip helps break down stereotypes about science

The Department of Astronomy is proud to introduce Galaxy Scouts: Space-ventures with Stella and Riley, a new comic strip for elementary and middle-school kids.

May.20.2021 | Continue Reading »

In Memoriam: Professor Lowell Doherty

It is with great sadness that we note the passing of Lowell Doherty, Emeritus Professor of Astronomy.

Mar.30.2021 | Continue Reading »

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