Past Events

2021

Celebration of Diverse Cultures: Russia

Time TBA

This Celebration of Diverse Cultures focuses on Russia; the movie is “Dersu Uzala” and the food is "Borsch (hot soup).”

Jan 15

Physics Colloquium

3:30–4:30 pm Zoom

Building Materials for microwave photons
David Schuster, University of Chicago

Jan 14

2020

Physics Colloquium

3:30–4:30 pm Zoom

The Dark Side of String Theory Tristan Hubsch, Howard University Host: Young-Kee Kim

Dec 10

Planning for Summer Research II

12:30–1:30 pm Zoom Webinar

Led by Tracy Nyerges, College Center for Research and Fellowships
Join us to start planning for your summer(s) by learning about and preparing for summer undergraduate research programs and funding at UChicago and beyond.

Dec 4

Physics Colloquium

3:30–4:30 pm Zoom

Shattering the Lavender Ceiling: A Gay Theoretical Physicist’s Perspective
Michael Ramsey-Musolf, UMass Amherst
Host: David Schmitz

Dec 3

Physics Colloquium

3:30–4:30 pm Zoom

The HUNTER Sterile Neutrino Search
Jeff Martoff, Temple University
Host: Juan Collar

Nov 19

Planning for Summer Research I

3:30–4:30 pm Zoom Webinar

Led by Tracy Nyerges, College Center for Research and Fellowships
Join us to start planning for your summer(s) by learning about and preparing for summer undergraduate research programs and funding at UChicago and beyond.

Nov 18

3rd Illinois URM Physics Workshop

5:00–9:00 pm Zoom

Graduate students in physics attending Illinois institutions who identify as under-represented minorities (URM) are invited to a virtual workshop hosted by the University of Chicago.

Nov 17

SWiP Speaker Series: Gayle Ratliff

4:00–5:00 pm Zoom

Each quarter, SWiP invites speakers from academia and industry to informally chat with students about their career paths and experiences. Gayle Ratliff is currently an Assistant Professor of Instruction in the Department of Physics and Astronomy at Northwestern University.

Nov 17

Preparing an effective Curriculum Vitae (CV) II

12:30–1:30 pm Zoom Webinar

Led by Dr. Nichole Fazio, Executive Director of the College Center for Research and Fellowships
Develop and draft your undergraduate CV for use in scholarship, fellowship, research opportunities, and graduate school applications.

Nov 16