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SPS News - Gear Up for a Year of Outreach
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SPS News - Issue 111: July 18, 2017






Planning your Chapter's Next Outreach Event!
Whether you are planning an outreach event on your institution's campus or within your community, outreach workshops and demonstrations are a fun and engaging way to communicate science with a broader audience. This summer, the SPS SOCK interns have compiled great demonstrations on topics such as astronomy, mechanics, optics, and more! Check out the revamped SOCK demonstrations page for fun ways to engage with outreach, here







Learn How to Construct an Awesome Poster
Crafting a memorable poster presentation is an important component to effectively communicating science. Poster presentations are pivotal both in your academic and professional careers. In the latest issue of the SPS Observer, members can find "Seven Suggestions on How to Make an Awesome Poster". Check out this article and others here







FREE Webinar on Making a Mid-Career Change
Whether you are switching employers, taking on new tasks, moving to a new city, or changing careers altogether, there are a number of steps you can take to ensure that you achieve your goals efficiently and in a satisfactory manner. This webinar will focus on developing a strategy to find and pursue the right opportunity, complete a smooth transition, and maintain a stellar reputation in and after the process. Join us for the free event, being held on July 20 at 2:00 PM EDT and co-sponsored by SPS. Registration is open, here






Update your SPS Membership

Now is a great time to update your SPS membership. Whether you recently graduated and need to renew your membership as a general member or have modifications to your mailing or email address, be sure to log-in and update your profile so that you stay connected to our wonderful community. 

 

Don't forget - take advantage of the Bulk Membership for SPS Chapters and save by joining as a group. 







Upcoming Scientific Meetings - Students Welcome
American Association of Physics Teachers Summer Meeting, July 22-26, 2017
Register on-site for the AAPT Summer Meeting in Cincinnati, OH. Get more information. Check-out the Research and Outreach poster session on Sunday, July 23 from 8:00-10:00 pm. Then, join SPS National at our reception and poster session on Monday, July 24 from 6:00 - 7:30 pm. SPS National will host a mini-poster session during the reception for any presenter unable to attend the poster session on Sunday. 
American Association of Physicists in Medicine Annual Meeting, July 30-Aug. 3, 2017
Register on-site for the AAPM annual meeting in Denver, CO. Check out the SPS Undergraduate. Get more information
OSA Frontiers in Optics, Sept. 17-21, 2017
Register for The Optical Society's Frontiers in Optics Technical Conference and Exhibition, held at the Washington Hilton, Washington, DC in September.
Get more information.

SPS offers Travel Awards of $200 to members presenting their research at AIP member society meetings. A limited number of awards will be offered. Apply Today!
SPS members attending and reporting on professional physics meetings are eligible to receive $200 in travel reimbursement. Applications are always being accepted. Apply Now!
For a comprehensive list of upcoming meetings and deadlines, visit the SPS calendar.






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