Monthly Archives: April 2021

From the Director

Zoom meetings continue for May and June meetings. There is some light beaming through the dark nebula, and a tiny sliver of hope emerges that we might be able to return to Peyton Hall next fall.  Meanwhile we hope that … Continue reading

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From the Program Director

by Victor Davis The May 2021 meeting of the AAAP will take place (virtually) on Tuesday, May 11th at 7:30 PM. (See How to Join the May Meeting below for details). This meeting is open to AAAP members and the … Continue reading

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Minutes from the April 13, 2021 Members General Meeting (Online)

by John Miller, Secretary ●  The meeting convened at 7:30 PM via Zoom and Yahoo (online).  There were initially about 47 Zoom attendees. ●  Victor Davis, Program Chair, introduced the evening’s guest speaker: Professor Alexandra Krull Davatzes, Associate Professor in … Continue reading

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Minutes of the April 6, 2021 AAAP Board of Trustees meeting (online)

by John Miller, Secretary ● Director Rex Parker opened the Zoom meeting at 7:30 P.M. ● The agenda included:            * Calling for a slate of Trustee candidates for 2021-2022.            * Observatory policies for the upcoming season.            * … Continue reading

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Snippets

compiled by Arlene & David Kaplan How NASA’s Roman Space Telescope Will Uncover Lonesome Black Holes NASA’s Nancy Grace Roman Space Telescope will provide an unprecedented window into the infrared universe when it launches in the mid-2020s. One of the … Continue reading

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From the Director

Next meeting by Zoom on April 13 at 7:30pm.  While we won’t get together in person at Princeton’s Peyton Hall for meetings this spring, recent vaccination progress gives hope that it may be possible next fall.  For now AAAP will … Continue reading

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From the Program Director

by Victor Davis The April 2021 meeting of the AAAP will take place (virtually) on Tuesday, April 13th at 7:30 PM. (See How to Join the April Meeting below for details). This meeting is open to AAAP members and the … Continue reading

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Minutes from the March 9, 2021 Members General Meeting (Online)

by John Miller, Secretary ●  The meeting convened at 7:30 PM via Zoom and Yahoo (online).  There were initially about 52 Zoom attendees. ●  Rex Parker briefly reviewed “Galaxy Season” as seen from our latitude. He included a few Parker … Continue reading

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