Astronomy

Williams alumni and students at the American Astronomical Society's meeting

DSCN2644Over ten Williams astronomy and astrophysics alumni as well as former Keck Summer Fellows at Williams College joined Prof. Pasachoff and two current students, Allison Carter ’16 and Allen Davis ’14, at the American Astronomical Society’s 223rd meeting, held in National Harbor, Maryland (near Washington, DC) in January 2014.  Pasachoff, Carter, and Davis then proceeded, as part of the Winter Study Period course on Next-Generation Telescopes, to Pasadena, California, and environs to study the Thirty-Meter Telescope and the Giant Magellan Telescope and to visit the Palomar, Mt. Wilson, and Big Bear Solar Observatories.
At National Harbor AAS223:current students:
Allison Carter ’16
Allen Davis ’14Williams astrophysics and astronomy alumni:
Kristen Shapiro Griffin ’03, Northrop Grumman staff
Amy Steele ’08, Wesleyan U. grad student
Laura Brenneman ’99, Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics staff
Bethany Cobb ’02, George Washington U. faculty
Anne Jaskot ’08, U. Michigan grad student
Stuart Vogel ’75, U. Maryland faculty
Rob Wittenmyer ’98, U. New South Wales research staff
Marcus Freeman ’10, Rochester Institute of Technology grad student
Muzhou Lu ’13, teaching in Silver Spring
Jeff Rosendhal ~’63, retired from NASA Headquarters

+ Sara Reynolds (physics major) ’02, Indiana U. for a second Ph.D.addl. Keck Summer Fellows:
Zeeve Rogosinski ’14, Vassar
Will Best, now grad student at U Hawaii
Eric Edelman, Wesleyan ’13, now grad student at Wesleyan

Prof. Jay Pasachoff brought Allen Davis '14 and Allison Carter '16 to the American Astronomical Society's 223rd meeting, held in National Harbor, Maryland (near Washington, DC) in January 2014.

Prof. Jay Pasachoff brought Allen Davis ’14 and Allison Carter ’16 to the American Astronomical Society’s 223rd meeting, held in National Harbor, Maryland (near Washington, DC) in January 2014.

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