Rich Townsend Awarded Tenure

Rich promoted to Associate Professor with tenure

Aug.18.2014 | Continue Reading »

Nick Hill - Best Student Speaker at Bright Emissaries Conference

Nick Hill wins award at recent conference

Aug.18.2014 | 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 »

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 »

Catch a GLIMPSE at TED

Using more than 2 million images collected by NASA’s orbiting Spitzer Space Telescope, a team of Wisconsin scientists has stitched together a dramatic 360-degree portrait of the Milky Way, providing new details of our galaxy’s structure and contents.

Mar.20.2014 | Continue Reading »

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