Department of Physics

Department News

Physics/Pre-Engineering Club: First Meeting

Jan 29, 2009

Physics/Pre-Engineering Club Meetings for Spring 2009 have started. We met on Jan 29, 2009 at 5PM at Currens 210. Current schedule is to have meetings every other Thursday. The next meeting is planned on Feb 5, 2009 (Currens Hall 205, 5PM). Some of the activities planned for this semester include:


  • Feb. 9, Naval Engineering visit

  • Feb. 10, WYSE Academic Challenge (for High School participants)

  • Mar. 4th, The Honors College Majors Fair

  • Field trip to Chicago and the Museum of Science and Industry

  • Bowling, ping pong or pool

  • Discussions on Physics in CSI, Mythbusters and other TV shows


We are not just nerds, we have some fun too. Please join us and experience the fun side of physics.