APS Mid-Atlantic Meeting

The Inaugural Meeting of the Mid-Atlantic Section of the American Physical Society took place in October
at Penn State.

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Conferences for Undergraduate Women in Physics (CUWiP) happen all over the country on the same day. Learn more in the reports below!

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SPS Zone Meetings

Across the country, chapters are coming together in many of SPS's 18 Zones across the country to network and learn from each other.

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Symposium on Undergraduate Research

Selected posters from the Frontiers in Optics: The 98th OSA Annual Meeting and Exhibit/Laser Science XXX

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Student Perspectives on Meetings

The Society of Physics Students (SPS) offers travel support at a level of $200 for SPS Chapters or individual students reporting on a national physics meeting for SPS, and similar levels of support for individuals presenting research at SPS-sponsored sessions at national physics meetings. Learn more about: SPS Reporter Awards | SPS Travel Awards

Featured Articles

APS Conferences for Undergraduate Women in Physics
January 16-18, 2015
Jenny SuNorth Carolina Research Triangle
How to Encourage More Women to Go into Physics
Jenny Su, Duke University
Lisa McDonaldPurdue University
Physicists Are Women Too
Lisa McDonald, Coe College
Ashley ZebroRutgers, the State University of New Jersey
From My Frame of Reference
Ashley Zebro, Stony Brook University
Kayla MendelUniversity of California, Santa Cruz
Getting to Know the Community of Women in Physics
Kayla Mendel, University of Southern California

The 225th American Astronomical Society Meeting
January 4-8, 2015, Seattle, WA
Sara Frederick, University of RochesterA Gathering of Quipsters, Enlisters, and Imposters
Sara Frederick, University of Rochester

35th Annual Meeting and Symposium of the Fusion Power Associates
December 16-17, 2014, Washington, DC
Jordan Eagle, Radford UniversityIn the Big Leagues
Matthew Parsons, Drexel University

American Geophysical Union 2014 Fall Meeting
December 15-19, 2014, San Francisco, CA
Jordan Eagle, Radford UniversityRadford University Takes on American Geophysical Union Meeting
Jordan Eagle, Radford University

2014 Fall Materials Research Society Meeting
November 30 - December 5, 2014, Boston, Massachusetts
Kyle Simpson, Western Michigan UniversityWestern Goes East for 2014 MRS Fall Meeting
Kyle Simpson, Western Michigan University

4th Joint Meeting of the Division of Nuclear Physics of the American Physical Society and the Physical Society of Japan
October 7-11, 2014, Waikoloa, Hawaii
Marie Blatnik, Cleveland State University“I Believe You”
Marie Blatnik, Cleveland State University

86th Annual Meeting of the Society of Rheology
October 5-9, 2014, Philadelphia, PA
University of San Carlos, Cebu, Phillipines“Macro” Rheology: New World Experiences
Clare Maristela V. Galon, University of San Carlos, Cebu, Philippines

Inaugural Meeting of the Mid-Atlantic Section of the APS
October 3-5, 2014, University Park, PA
Matthew Parsons“We exist as a section!”
Matthew Parsons, Drexel University

Industrial Physics Forum 2014
September 28-October 3, 2014, São Paulo, Brazil
Jamison Thorne, Northern Illinois UniversityBeyond Academia – Physics in Industry
Jamison Thorne, Northern Illinois University

Gordon Research Conference for Physics Research and Education
June 8-12, 2014, South Hadley, MA
Mallory Tackett, University of MissouriAn inspiring look into the future of biophysics
Mallory Tackett, University of Missouri, Kansas City

American Physical Society April Meeting
April 5-8, 2014, Savannah, GA
St. Mary's College of Maryland2014 APS April Meeting in Savannah
St. Mary's College of Maryland

John (William) Duhe, Loyola University of New OrleansAPS April Meeting Highlights
John (William) Duhe, Loyola University of New Orleans

American Physical Society March Meeting
March 3-7, 2014, Denver, CO
Ashley TuckerA Wealth of Physics a Mile High
Ashley Tucker, St. John's University
Zoey WareckiPhysicists take over Denver!
Zoey Warecki, Towson University

Conferences for Undergraduate Women in Physics
January 17-19, 2014
Rebecca BissellA Weekend with Women in Physics
CUWiP at the University of Maryland and the National Institute for Standards and Technology
Rebecca Bissell, Virginia Commonwealth University
Marie BlatnikIon Smashing, Synchrotrons, and Solidarity
CUWiP at Stony Brook University and Brookhaven National Laboratory
Marie Blatnik, Cleveland State University
Kayla BollingerFilling the Gender Gap
CUWiP at University of California, Berkeley and Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
Kayla Bollinger, California State University, Long Beach
Kathryn HaszNortheast Conference for Undergraduate Women in Physics
CUWiP at Penn State
Kathryn Hasz, Oberlin College
Caroline K. WilliamsA "One-Stop Shop" for Aspiring Female Physicists
CUWiP at the University of Chicago and Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory
Caroline K. Williams, Northeastern Illinois University

223rd American Astronomical Society Meeting
January 5-9, 2014, Washington, DC
Sara FrederickReflections on the 223rd AAS Meeting in Washington, D.C.
Sara Frederick, University of Rochester

Kevin Victor GimaAttending a AAS Meeting as a College Student
Kevin Victor Gima, Prince George's Community College
Caroline RobertsAstronomy Goes to Washington
Caroline Roberts, The University of the South in Sewanee, Tennessee

Acoustical Society of America
December 2-6, 2013
Catherine MillerA Tale of Acoustics and Whales in San Francisco
Catherine Miller, Rhodes College

Morgan SmathersI Never Asked for This!
Morgan Smathers, Rhodes College

Featured Posters

Frontiers in Optics: The 98th OSA Annual Meeting and Exhibit/Laser Science XXX
October 19-23, 2014, Tucson, Arizona
Poster - College of William and MarySelected Poster Presentations
College of William and Mary, Moscow State University, Lehigh University, University of Central Florida

Zone Meeting Reports

Fall 2014 Meetings

Zone 13: Texas A&M University, Oct. 17-19

Zone 9: Marquette University, Oct. 24-25

Zone 8: University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Oct. 31-Nov. 1

Zone 16: University of New Mexico, Nov. 1

Zone 12: William Jewell College, Nov. 7-8

Spring 2014 Meetings

Zone 7: University of Michigan, Feb. 21-22

Zone 4: University of Maryland, Mar. 7-9

Zone 13: Abilene Christian University, Mar. 22-24

Zone 2: University of Rochester, Apr. 5

Zone 17: University of Oregon, Apr. 11-12

Zone 8: The University of Tennessee, Knoxville,
Apr. 11-13

Zone 11: University of Northern Iowa, Apr. 12

Zone 18: California State University, Apr. 18-19

Zone 3: Seton Hall University, Apr. 25-26

Fall 2013 Meetings

Zone 13: University of Texas at Brownsville,
Oct. 10-12.

Zone 8: University of Louisville, Oct. 25-27

Zone 9: Carthage College, Nov. 8-9

Spring 2013 Meetings

Zone 11: Minnesota State University Moorhead,
Mar. 1-2

Zone 7: Eastern Michigan University, Mar. 15-16

Zone 13: Angelo State University, Mar. 22-24

Zone 17: Washington State University, Apr. 5-6

Zone 12: Uninversity Missouri, Kansas City,
Apr. 5-6

Zone 2: Rochester University, Apr. 6

Zone 6: University of Central Florida, Apr. 12-13

Zone 3: Drexel University, Apr. 26-27

Fall 2012 Meetings

Zone 13: Texas Tech University, Oct. 25-27

Zone 5: High Point University, Nov. 16-17


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