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NAC Student Researchers Receive Prestigious Chambliss Medals at AAS 241
NAC Student Researchers Receive Prestigious Chambliss Medals at AAS 241
May 8, 2023 at 7:00 am | Announcement

Two student researchers from the National Radio Astronomy Observatory’s National Astronomy Consortium (NAC) program were each awarded the prestigious Chambliss Astronomy Achievement Student Awards medal during the 241st proceedings of the American Astronomical Society (AAS). 

Doni Anderson and Miguel Montalvo Hernandez, undergraduate researchers who completed their NAC summer research projects in 2022, each received a Chambliss medal for exemplary research in astrophysics. 

NRAO Announces Funding Opportunities for U.S. Students
NRAO Announces Funding Opportunities for U.S. Students
May 5, 2023 at 12:37 pm | Announcement

The National Science Foundation’s National Radio Astronomy Observatory (NRAO) has launched two new funding opportunities for student researchers at U.S. institutions through the Student Observing Support (SOS) program and the NRAO/GBO Post-Bacc Program— a collaborative effort with the Green Bank Observatory (GBO). 

Rare Nighttime Photography of Very Large Array Featured in Exhibition at Warehouse 1-10
Rare Nighttime Photography of Very Large Array Featured in Exhibition at Warehouse 1-10
April 27, 2023 at 10:30 am | Announcement

A new exhibition series celebrating New Mexico’s dark skies will include rare nighttime photography of the National Science Foundation’s Karl G. Jansky Very Large Array (VLA) by renowned dark skies photographer Bettymaya Foott. Dark Sky Land Exhibition Series No. 1 / DARK – The Astronomers, which features images from 20 photographers and artifacts from the Astronomical Lyceum Collection, opens on May 6th at Warehouse 1-10 in Magdalena.

Jansky @90:  The Origins of a New Window on the Universe
Jansky @90: The Origins of a New Window on the Universe
April 27, 2023 at 11:48 am | News Feature

Note: This article is a collaborative work of Ken Kellermann, Ellen Bouton, Heather Cole, and Jeff Hellerman. Before 1933,…

NSF Telescopes Image M87’s Supermassive Black Hole and Massive Jet Together for the First Time
NSF Telescopes Image M87’s Supermassive Black Hole and Massive Jet Together for the First Time
April 26, 2023 at 4:05 am | News Release

Scientists studying the supermassive black hole at the heart of the M87 galaxy have revealed the origins of the monster’s powerful jet and imaged the jet and its source together for the first time. What’s more, the observations have revealed that the black hole’s ring is much larger than scientists previously believed.

2023 Jansky Fellows Awarded
2023 Jansky Fellows Awarded
April 12, 2023 at 5:00 am | Announcement

As a part of its central mission to nurture and inspire the next generation of radio astronomers, the National Science Foundation’s National Radio Astronomy Observatory (NRAO) has selected four outstanding early career professionals for its 2023 Jansky Fellowship. 

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