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Adelphi Physics Club Baking their way to PhysCon 2019

Adelphi Physics Club Baking their way to PhysCon 2019

The Adelphi University Physics Club is fundraising for PhysCon 2019. https://www.sigmapisigma.org/sigmapisigma/congress/2019 From their website:  “PhysCon 2019 will bring together more than 1,500 students of physics and astronomy with mentors, alumni and renowned scientists in Providence, RI for a life-changing experience to explore how we all have the capacity to Make Waves & Break Boundaries.  Attendees will have … Continue reading

Lab For Kids 2018

Lab For Kids 2018

Today, we welcomed Patty Trongone’s ninth grade physics class from Westbury High School for the 2018 Lab for Kids day.  The day, funded by Society of Physics Students and the 2017-2018 Future Faces of Physics Award.  From the proposal: “Lab for Kids” is an outreach program by Adelphi University’s Physics Club and student volunteers. It brings enjoyable science … Continue reading

How to Fail: The Lesson We’re Forgetting to Teach Our Students

How to Fail: The Lesson We’re Forgetting to Teach Our Students

Check out my new article on how we can do better with teaching failure in universities. http://diverseeducation.com/article/115016/ I would like to send a special thanks to all my peeps!  Joanna Templeton and her staff for their help with the article.  And of course the students, whose failure (cough cough) lend to them having amazing opportunities … Continue reading