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The Fred Hoover Memorial Scholarship & Southern Cross Astronomical Society Scholarships: Apply Now!

02/13/2017

It's that time for Physics students to submit their applications for the Fred Hoover Memorial Scholarship Endowment and the Southern Cross Astronomical Society Scholarship. The deadline for submission is March 27st, 2017. Please click above for more details.

Origins of the Christmas Star are a scientific mystery

12/19/2016

Astronomy Professor Caroline Simpson provides scientific insight into what may explain the Christmas Star phenomenon.

Yesim Darici receives the 2016 In the Company of Women Award

11/23/2016

Physics professor and CWGS director Yesim Darici will receive the Science & Technology Award at the 29th Annual In the Company of Women Awards ceremony and reception on March 8, 2017, at the Coral Gables Country Club. Congratulations!

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02/24/2017 01:30 PM

Dr. Alagar Ramanujam, FORMER PROFESSOR OF PHYSICS, NGM. COLLEGE, POLLACHI, COIMBATORE (INDIA)

MEMS and fluidic detection devices for applications in nanotechnology and biomedical research

03/03/2017 01:30 PM

Dr. Angelo Gaitas, Research Assistant Professor, FIU

Historical Women in Astronomy

03/03/2017 08:00 PM

Dr. Caroline Simpson will be talking about the role women have played in the development of astronomy throughout the ages.

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