May 2019 News

A welcoming place for women in Yale astrophysics

Tue, 05/21/2019
The same day she took her last final at Yale, Katie Melbourne ’19 B.S. caught a flight home to Iowa to present at the annual convention of the North Central Region of the...

Debra Fischer, awarded the Dylan Hixon '88 Prize for teaching excellence in the natural sciences

Wed, 05/08/2019
Debra Fischer is one of five faculty members honored with prizes for exceptional teaching. Yale College Dean Marvin Chun said,  “Debra Fischer, professor of astronomy, you...

Yale astronomer helps create ‘history book’ image of the universe

Thu, 05/02/2019
Astronomers have assembled a mosaic of nearly 7,500 images of one part of the sky, creating the largest and most comprehensive history book of the universe. The Hubble Legacy...