The Great 2017 Solar Eclipse

Be prepared for the Great American Eclipse on 08/21. While not in the path of totality, Madison will see a partial solar eclipse. Find out how to experience it best.

Aug.09.2017 | Continue Reading »

Tim Haines wins prize at “Thin, Thick and Dark Disks” Conference

Graduate student Tim Haines has been awarded a prize from the Institute Franscini and the University of Zurich at the Conference "Thin, Thick and Dark Disks", in Ascona Switzerland, in recognition of the best oral presentation of the Conference.

Aug.03.2017 | Continue Reading »

Julie Davis, our Newest NSF Graduate Fellow

Congratulations, Julie, on winning an NSF Graduate Research Fellowship to work on the CHILES survey!

Jun.02.2017 | Continue Reading »

2017 Doherty Award Winners Announced

Congratulations, Leah Fulmer and Ben Hoscheit, on winning the 2017 Doherty Awards for excellence in research and classroom work.

May.03.2017 | Continue Reading »

Cory Cotter Wins Goldwater Scholarship

UW-Madison Astronomy major Cory Cotter is one of the UW students to win a 2017 Goldwater Scholarship. Congratulations, Cory!

Apr.12.2017 | Continue Reading »

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