LSST Science Community Survey

July 22, 2024

LSST Discovery Alliance's (LSST-DA) mission is to maximize Rubin science through innovative programs that remove barriers between LSST data and discoveries. The goals of this survey…

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Star Eruptions & Exoplanet Citizen Science

July 21, 2024

LSST-DA's team includes active research scientists who are at the leading edge of science areas relevant to Rubin's LSST. This month, interviews and work by…

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Registration Opens for LSST-DA October Meetings at Northwestern!

July 10, 2024

Registration for the LSST-DA Catalyst Symposium and Hack Session, the Annual Board of Directors meeting, and the annual Alliance Members Face-to-Face meeting is now available.…

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Elizabeth Heile, Director of Finance and Administration

July 8, 2024

Elizabeth Heile (she/they) joined the LSST Discovery Alliance team as Director of Finance and Administration in June 2024. In this role, Elizabeth oversees the day-to-day…

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Dr. Dan Peluso, Director of Strategic Engagement

June 5, 2024

Dr. Dan Peluso joined LSST Discovery Alliance (LSST-DA) on May 20, 2024 as the Director of Strategic Engagement. He brings considerable expertise in astronomy, education,…

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Meet Dr. Alex Razim – Inclusive Collaboration Awardee

May 1, 2024

Meet Alex Razim, the Principal Investigator of a funded LSST-DA Inclusive Collaboration Project. The Inclusive Collaboration Projects are designed to develop, document, and disseminate policies…

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Childcare Grants in Support of LSST Meeting Participation

April 4, 2024

LSST Discovery Alliance is providing grants to support the costs of childcare related to participation in Rubin LSST conferences and meetings, thanks to the generous…

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Former DSFP Graduate Student Fellows Join the Faculty Ranks

April 3, 2024

Four former fellows in the Data Science Fellowship Program (DSFP) have been hired as assistant professors in 2023! The DSFP is a graduate training program…

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Meet Tiffany Nichols – Catalyst Fellow

April 1, 2024

The LSST-DA Catalyst Fellowship is a unique prize postdoctoral fellowship program, funded by the John Templeton Foundation. This fellowship aims to realize the full impact…

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Hiring a Director for Strategic Engagement

January 9, 2024

LSST Discovery Alliance is hiring a Director for Strategic Engagement to play a leading role in developing and nurturing relationships and networks with the people…

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IAU Travel Fund for African Astronomers

November 7, 2023

Every three years, the International Astronomical Union (IAU) organizes a General Assembly (GA) where thousands of astronomers meet to discuss progress in their scientific field.…

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Please welcome our 2023 Catalyst Fellows

October 20, 2023

The second cohort of LSST Discovery Alliance Catalyst Fellows funded by the John Templeton Foundation has begun! The Catalyst Fellowship aims to realize the full…

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