Three Newly Minted UW-Astro Ph.D.s

Three thesis defenses in one week result - a new record? Congratulations new UW-Astronomy alumni Isak, Blakesley, and Natalie!

Aug.04.2014 | Continue Reading »

Badger Astronomers who worked on the launch of the Sloan 4

As the MaNGA survey provides data, we congratulate these Wisconsin Astronomers who contributed their expertise to the project. Here's a run-down on who was involved.

Jul.21.2014 | Continue Reading »

Jay Gallagher named Chair Rupple Bascom Professor

We are proud to announce that UW-Astronomy Professor Jay Gallagher was awarded a UWF Chair Rupple Bascom Professorship.

Jul.17.2014 | Continue Reading »

Sloan 4 Begins Observations

The Sloan 4 Digital Sky Survey 4 began operations on July 1. Wisconsin's Astronomy department played key roles in its development.

Jul.14.2014 | Continue Reading »

GLIMPSE on Town Center Media Wall

The dramatic new infrared picture of the plane of our galaxy will be viewable through March 27 on the large media wall in the Town Center of the Wisconsin Institutes for Discovery on the UW-Madison campus.

Mar.20.2014 | Continue Reading »

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