The RASC Board of Directors has accepted the 2015 report of the Awards Committee for nominations in the following categories:

Fellows: (recognizing exemplary long service and outstanding contributions to the Society)

  • Robert Dick (Ottawa)
  • David J. Lane (Halifax)
  • Dr. John Percy (Toronto)
  • Mary Lou Whitehorne (Halifax)

Service Awards: (recognizing 10 or more years of service to the Society)

  • David M.F. Chapman (Halifax)
  • Colin Haig (Hamilton)
  • Chris Malicki (Mississauga)

Qilak Award: (recognizing public outreach efforts)

  • DDO Volunteers (Toronto)

See for more details on each of these award categories.

Warm congratulations are due these award winners for their major contributions to the well-being of our Society and astronomy outreach and education.

eNews date: 
Tuesday, January 20, 2015