Retirement Tribute for AAS Press Officer Rick Fienberg

The American Astronomical Society (AAS) will host a virtual retirement tribute for AAS Press Officer Rick Fienberg this Friday, 15 January, at 7:15 pm ET.

Rick will retire in September 2021 after 12 years as AAS Press Officer. As the 237th AAS meeting, currently underway, will be Rick’s final winter meeting as Press Officer, the AAS has planned an event at its completion to celebrate Rick’s career and his substantial contributions to the community over the last 45 years.

Friends and colleagues of Rick are invited to attend the tribute, which will be held online via Zoom. You do not have to be registered for the AAS meeting to participate. Join the celebration using this link:

Full details for the Zoom call are below:

Time: Jan 15, 2021 07:15 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada)
Join Zoom Meeting:
Meeting ID: 939 1308 5160
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