Latest News

1 person recommends this.
The Spring 2022 Joint Meeting of TSAAPT, TSAPS, and SPS Zone 13 will take place March 10-12, 2022 at the Abilene Christian University Campus. The registration as well as applications for travel awards for student presenters are open: https://blogs.acu.edu/tsaps2022/.  We hope to see you all there!
0 comments
Be the first person to recommend this.
NSF Director Explains Vision for Science Agency in APS News In the June edition of APS News, National Science Foundation (NSF) Director Sethuraman Panchanathan discusses his vision for the science agency, including its role in supporting research and training the future STEM workforce. Panchanathan is a computer scientist and engineer, and NSF’s 15 th director, after being confirmed by the US Senate on June 18, 2020. Additionally, he is a leader in science, engineering, and education with more than three decades of experience. Read about his vision for NSF here . #FeaturedNews ​
0 comments
Be the first person to recommend this.
Virtual Joint Spring 2021 Meeting of the Texas Sections of APS, AAPT and SPS Zone 13 Texas A&M University – Corpus Christi April 8-11, 2021 https://sci.tamucc.edu/news-and-events/tsaapt-aps/index.html . Important dates: Call for Abstracts (parallel sessions and posters) and Registration:  OPEN now .  Abstract submission  deadline:  March 19 th , 2021 . Conference registration  deadline:  April 6 th , 2021 . On behalf of the Local Organizing Committee, I would like to invite you to the   Virtual Joint Spring 2021 Meeting of the Texas Sections of APS, AAPT and SPS Zone 13   held remotely by Texas A&M University ...
0 comments
Be the first person to recommend this.
APS has released a new   report   that provides recommendations to strengthen the nation’s STEM workforce, including building research capacity among emerging research institutions (ERIs), establishing a clear path for international talent to study and work in the US, confronting hostile work environments, and addressing the shortage of qualified STEM teachers. Titled “Building America’s STEM Workforce: Eliminating Barriers and Unlocking Advantages,” the report examines both domestic and international challenges and opportunities. It synthesizes a range of public data and reports—complemented with surveys of physics department chairs and APS ...
0 comments
Be the first person to recommend this.
APS has been hard at work revamping your current unit site and is excited to introduce your new online unit community — a member benefit powered by   APS Engage . In keeping in line with   APS’s strategic plan , this new site will not only serve our members, but will also serve the greater physics community as well. It will allow you to interact with other unit members beyond in-person meetings, share and discuss content relevant to your field of study and interests, and create a shared repository of useful resources. The site features: a community discussion board a unit community library a unit directory a listing of job opportunities in the ...
0 comments