Timely information relevant to Astronomy @ Shepherd University as well as selected general news about Astronomy @ Shepherd University will be posted here. Scheduled events at the Observatory will be posted on the Shepherd University Observatory Events page.
- State researchers meet to highlight accomplishments and identify potential new scientific endeavors.
- Dr. Jason Best leads Shepherd’s participation in National Science Foundation-funded statewide science research project.
- Dr. Jason Best gives invited colloquium at West Virginia University’s Department of Physics and Astronomy.
- Dr. Jason Best featured in WV Higher Education Policy Commission Division of Science and Research “Scientist Spotlight”.
- Shepherd University astronomy professor gives Martha Wehrle Opening Lecture at 2011 National Youth Science Camp.
- Dr. Jason Best and Shepherd University Astronomy featured on “Mountain State Science” television series (video link).
- Dr. Jason Best and the Shepherd University Observatory featured on the cover of the Winter 2010 issue of The Neuron: West Virginia Journal of Science and Research.
- Astronomy @ Shepherd University is celebrating the International Year of Astronomy 2009.
- The Shepherd University Observatory welcomed the members of the West Virginia Higher Education Policy Commission on August 1, 2008, as part of a campus tour in advance of their meeting on the campus of Shepherd University.
- Shepherd University astronomy research student receives distinction at West Virginia Academy of Science Meeting