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May 17th Physics colloquium CANCELLED

Please be advised that the Thursday, May 17th Physics colloquium has been cancelled due to laryngitis.



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UO Hosts CALOR 2018 May 21-25

The UO Center for High Energy Physics will host the 18th International Conference on Calorimetry in Particle Physics (CALOR 2018) May 21-25. Jim Brau is the chair of the local organizing committee. About 100 participants will be attending conference sessions at the EMU. Read about it here:

UO Physics Senior, Charity Woodrum, is Recipient of 2018 Graduate Research Fellowship from the National Science Foundation

“This is the NSF’s most prestigious student award and we are enormously proud to see so many of our young scientists on this year’s list of recipients,” said David Conover, vice president for research and innovation. “It’s a tremendous accomplishment that emphasizes the high caliber of our students and their potential to become the next generation of the nation’s leading scientists.”

Considering the paths many past recipients of graduate research fellowships have taken in their careers, Woodrum is in good company. The list of alumni includes NASA scientist Amy Mainzer, Nobel