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SPS and HPU Physics Host Science Fair

For the eleventh year, SPS and the HPU Physics and Chemistry departments hosted the Piedmont Science Fair for Non-Public Schools. More than 100 parents and children attended the day-long event. K-12 students presented their projects, and HPU physics and chemistry majors set up hands-on experiments and performed an hour-long demonstration show. Dr. DeWitt and multiple physics […]

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SPS Hosts 2016 Science Fair

SPS and the Departments of Physics and Chemistry hosted the 2016 Piedmont Science Fair for Non-Public Schools. As part of the event, physics and chemistry majors do a demonstration show and set up hands-on exhibits. Children from the community present their own projects at the fair and interview with judges. Winners are eligible for the […]

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Physics Majors Present at 2016 Winter AAPT Meeting

Physics majors Matthew Iczkowski, Nick Kasle, Simeon Simeonides, and Hallie Stidham gave presentations at the 2016 AAPT Winter Meeting in New Orleans, LA, January 9-12, 2016. Their presentations were: S. Simeonides, “Apparatus for Study of Motion in Rotational Reference Frames” N. Kasle, “Motion of a Ball on a Board Tilted about Two Axes” H. Stidham […]

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Students Present Research at 2016 AAS

Rodrigo Catalan, Alan Vasquez, and Thomas Boudreaux just returned from the 227th Meeting of the American Astronomical Society in Kissimmee, Florida, where they each presented research done in the past six months at HPU with Barlow. With approximately 3,000 astronomers in attendance, the AAS winter meeting is the largest astronomy meeting in the U.S. and […]

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