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Sebastián Otero

Sebastián lives in Buenos Aires, the capital city of Argentina. He first became a member back in 1998 when he found out about the AAVSO from a local astronomy club. He was a very active observer at that time although now is more devoted to data-mining and catalogue work.

AAVSO Staff

AAVSO, 49 Bay State Rd, Cambridge, MA 02138
Phone: (617) 354-0484
Fax: (617) 354-0665
General Email: aavso@aavso.org

Leadership

Stella Kafka, Ph.D.

Meet Donna Young

Donna Young

Donna L. Young – Lead Educator, Chandra E/PO Office, SAO/NASA

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Arne Henden Receives Leslier C. Peltier Award

Arne Henden received the Leslier C. Peltier Award from the Astronomical League last weekend at their annual meeting in Utah. Click here for Sky & Telescope's coverage of the meeting.

Arne joins fellow AAVSO staffer Elizabeth Waagen and current member/observer Gerry Samolyk as past winners.

AAVSO HQ Job Position: Administrative Assistant

The American Association of Variable Star Observers (AAVSO) is looking
for an administrative assistant with immediate availability. The ideal
candidate will work well in a team environment, but demonstrate
initiative and perseverance. The AAVSO is a small non-profit in the
Fresh Pond area of Cambridge, serving a membership of amateur
astronomers across the world who wish to contribute scientific
observations of stars that vary in brightness. We are celebrating our

Elizabeth O. Waagen Celebrates 25 Years at the AAVSO!

Elizabeth started working at the AAVSO in 1979 after graduating with a degree in Astronomy from Smith College in Northhampton, MA. She began as technical assistant to Director Janet Mattei. Over the next 25 years the variety and number of her responsibilities grew.

Elizabeth O. Waagen

SENIOR TECHNICAL ASSISTANT (SCIENCE OPERATIONS), JAAVSO ASSOCIATE EDITOR, AAVSO NEWSLETTER EDITOR

Michael Saladyga

TECHNICAL ASSISTANT, JAAVSO PRODUCTION EDITOR, DATA PROCESSING, ARCHIVES

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