Foothill professor is an astronomy star Around Town, posted by Editor, Mountain View Voice Online, on Dec 12, 2011 at 3:39 pm
The chair of the Foothill College astronomy department has just been made an honorary member of the Royal Astronomical Society of Canada. The rarely-awarded recognition puts the professor in the company of some of the most accomplished astronomers in the world.
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Posted by Martin Omander, a resident of the Rex Manor neighborhood, on Dec 12, 2011 at 3:39 pm
My congratulations to Andrew Fraknoi, this was well-deserved! I really enjoyed the Silicon Valley Astronomy Lecture Series at Foothill College, organized by Mr Fraknoi. The speakers were top-notch and the discussions thought-provoking. The series will resume in the fall of 2012: