Bob Mathieu Honored as AAAS Fellow

Astronomy Department chair Bob Mathieu has been named a fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS).

Dec.13.2011 | Continue Reading »

SALT Commissioning: Unique Proposals, Unique Experiences

Impressions from the first semester of commissioning of the Robert Stobie Spectrograph on the SALT telescope.

Nov.28.2011 | Continue Reading »

Washburn Observer

The Fall 2011 edition of the department newsletter is now available online

Nov.14.2011 | Continue Reading »

Blakesley Burkhart Wins Jansky Award

The 2011 Jansky Award of the UW-Madison Astronomy Department goes to Graduate Student Blakesley Burkhart.

Nov.02.2011 | Continue Reading »

Min-Young Lee Wins Stebbins Award

The 2011 Stebbins Award of the UW-Madison Astronomy Department goes to Graduate Student Min-Young Lee.

Oct.21.2011 | Continue Reading »

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