Revised Vision, Mission, and Values Statements

At the 2015 February 9 Board of Director's meeting, revised Vision, Mission, and Values statements were approved. They now read:

The RASC Vision To be Canada's premiere organization of amateur and professional astronomers, promoting Astronomy to all.

The RASC Mission To enhance understanding of and inspire curiosity about the Universe, through public outreach, education, and support for astronomical research.

The RASC Values

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Asteroid (175152) Marthafarkas

Martha Farkas (b. 1959) is one of Canada’s most experienced amateur astronomers.
Farkas prefers traditional visual observing of solar system and deep sky objects using small telescopes. She is an active participant in Ottawa area astronomy events and an enthusiastic promoter of the Adirondack Astronomy Retreat.

Orbit type: Main Belt 

Reference: MPC 102366

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Deep-Sky Astroimaging Certificate - John Mirtle

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Solar System Astroimaging Certificate - Tony Schellinck

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Wide-field Astroimaging Certificate - John Mirtle

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Explore the Universe Certificate - Maurice Gaugen

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Deep-sky Astroimaging Certificate - Stuart Heggie

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Wide-field Astroimaging Certificate - Michael Gatto

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Bulletin 2017 Jan

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The Sky This Month - January 2017

The Winter Milky Way

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