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Open House featuring Physics Force

Physics Force at the State Fair
Physics Force at the State Fair
Patrick O'Leary
                                                       

Undecided majors and high school students are cordially invited to the School of Physics and Astronomy Open House on Thursday, November 11, 2010. There will be a pizza lunch from 11:30 a.m.- 2:00 p.m. featuring straight talk about jobs in physics and lab tours. The Physics Force will perform at 7:00 p.m. preceded by an overview of the Physics Undergraduate Program. You'll be eligible to win a copy of The Physics of Superheroes just by attending this event.

Schedule of Events

11:30 -2:00 p.m.
Pizza, Room 435
Learn about jobs from speakers from medicine, law, Seagate
and high school teaching

12:30 p.m.-2:00 p.m., Lab Tours

Evening Events, Room 150

6:00 -7:00 p.m. lab tours:
All Lab tours are approx. 20 minutes long. Must pre-register for
tours by emailing jjmurphy@physics.umn.edu

Crowell lab (condensed matter)
Cronin-Hennessy Lab (high energy physics) tour
Fortson Lab (high energy physics) tour
Greven lab (Crystal growth and characterization) tour
Hanany lab (observational cosmology)
Methods of Experimental Physics lab
Noireaux lab (biophysics) tour

7:00 p.m., The Physics Force
preceded by
Overview: Physics Undergraduate Program
by Professor Joachim Mueller
You’ll be eligible to win a copy of the book The Physics of
Superheroes: Spectacular Second Edition just by
attending this free event.