Month: March 2023

  • March Meeting ’23 – Student Perspective

    March Meeting ’23 – Student Perspective

    My favorite part about the APS March Meeting was getting to talk to others during the poster sessions, since a lot of people had really interesting research topics. I also really liked the graduate school fair because it helped me learn about my options for grad school. Overall, the meeting was a great chance to…

  • March Meeting 2023 – Vegas!

    March Meeting 2023 – Vegas!

    I recently traveled with four of our REU 2022 alumnae to the American Physical Society Meeting in Las Vegas! I arrived a day later than planned and running low on sleep, so I was rather overwhelmed by the whole atmosphere at the Flamingo casino and hotel where we were staying. Even finding my way out…

  • 2023 Dewald Recognition Celebration

    On March 2, The College of Wooster held its 52nd annual Dewald Recognition Celebration honoring many of our amazing students.  Several of our (prospective) physics majors received awards and prizes. Physics Department: Check out previous recipients on our departmental awards page. College and Other Departments:

  • Wooster Physics alums — Kent Displays Colloquium

    The Physics Department hosted three outstanding alumni for a colloquium on Thursday February 23. Asad Khan ’93, Clinton Braganza ’03, and Nithya Venkataraman ’04 are all from Kent Displays, Inc, makers of the Boogie Board and other flexible liquid crystal displays. They presented technical information about how these cholesteric liquid crystal displays work as well as…