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AURA Welcomes The University of Texas at San Antonio as a New Member

The Association of Universities for Research in Astronomy (AURA) welcomes The University of Texas at San Antonio as a new ...
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Maura Hagan Elected to National Academy of Sciences

Maura Hagan Elected to National Academy of Sciences

AURA is pleased to share that Maura Hagan, member of the AURA Board of Directors and Chair of AURA’s Solar ...
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Debra Elmegreen Elected to American Academy of Arts and Sciences

AURA is pleased to share that Debra Elmegreen, Chair of AURA Board of Directors, has been elected as a new ...
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NCOA Director Search Committee

In preparation for the planned launch of NSF’s National Center for Optical-Infrared Astronomy (NCOA), AURA has initiated the search for ...
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Announcement of Acting NOAO Director

National Optical Astronomy Observatory (NOAO), along with the Association of Universities for Research in Astronomy (AURA), are pleased to announce ...
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National Science Foundation to Fund New Windows on the Universe Center for Astronomy Outreach at Kitt Peak National Observatory

National Science Foundation to Fund New Windows on the Universe Center for Astronomy Outreach at Kitt Peak National Observatory

A new $4.5 million grant from the National Science Foundation (NSF) has been awarded to the Association of Universities for ...
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AURA Statement about the Status of the Sunspot Solar Observatory at Sacramento Peak, New Mexico

Sunspot Solar Observatory is transitioning back to regular operations as of September 17th ...
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AURA Addressing Security Issue at NSO Facility

The Association of Universities for Research in Astronomy (AURA) is addressing a security issue at the National Solar Observatory (NSO) ...
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Dr. Jennifer Lotz Appointed Gemini Observatory Director

The Association of Universities for Research in Astronomy (AURA) is delighted to announce the appointment of Dr. Jennifer Lotz as ...
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FY2019 Senate Appropriations Bill Provides Valuable Funding for the Future of U.S. Astronomy

Yesterday, the U.S. Senate's Committee on Appropriations, led by Chairman Richard Shelby (R-AL) and Vice Chairman Patrick Leahy (D-VT), approved ...
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AURA Welcomes New Mexico Tech as New Member Institution

AURA Welcomes New Mexico Tech as New Member Institution

The Association of Universities for Research in Astronomy (AURA) welcomes the New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology (New Mexico ...
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House Appropriations Committee Proposes Strong Funding Levels for Astronomy in FY2019

The U.S. House of Representatives' Committee on Appropriations recently approved the fiscal year 2019 Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies ...
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