This website uses cookies to store information on your computer. Some of these cookies are used for visitor analysis, others are essential to making our site function properly and improve the user experience. By using this site, you consent to the placement of these cookies. Click Accept to consent and dismiss this message or Deny to leave this website. Read our Privacy Statement for more.
Print Page   |   Sign In   |   JOIN NOW! Just Click Here!
Sign in with your Username or Email

Featured Members

SPS News - Get Published this Summer!
Share |
Trouble viewing this email? View it in your browser.

SPS and Sigma Pi Sigma Logos
SPS News - Issue 130: May 8, 2018

Get Published this Summer!

This is the last week to submit your report for publication in the Journal of Undergraduate Reports in Physics (JURP). JURP gives undergraduate students the opportunity to share their work and be published in a peer-reviewed journal, headed for print this summer! The deadline for submissions is next Tuesday, May 15 at 11:59pm EDT. For submission instructions, click here.

Free Pizza for your Chapter

Chapter Reports are a great way to share your accomplishments with other SPS Chapters and the National Office. Submitting a Chapter Report qualifies your school for the Outstanding Chapter Award and other chapter designations. The first 100 chapters to submit their reports will be entered in a drawing for one of five $100 pizza gift cards. The deadline to submit your Chapter Report is June 15. Start your report today!

Show off your Outreach Demos

Have you checked out the low-cost physics demonstrations featured on the SPS website? These demos are fully comprehensive and include: cost of demo, age of audience, presenter notes, and short videos to help you get started. SPS is looking for ideas from you! If you have outreach demonstrations to contribute, contact us at

Preparing for the GRE?

Preparing for the Physics GRE can be stressful. Check out the Stanford SPS chapter’s guide on properly preparing for the exam, here. can also help you find the right graduate program using their GRE requirements. Get the GSS book here for free!

Upcoming Scientific Meetings - Students Welcome

Annual Meeting of ACA, July 20-24

Registration is open until May 31 for the Annual Meeting of the American Crystallographic Association in Toronto, CA. Conference information is located here.

AAPT Summer Meeting, July 28-August 1

Early Registration is open until May 30 for the 2018 American Association of Physics Teachers Summer Meeting in Washington, D.C. Conference information is located here.

102nd OSA Annual Meeting, September 16-20

Registration is open for the Frontiers in Optics: 102nd OSA Annual Meeting in Washington, D.C. Conference information is located here.

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 accepted on a rolling basis. Apply Now!

SPS Jobs Hired
SPS Jobs

Research Professional

Arizona State University

Physics Teacher (Chinese high school)

Dipont Education

Search SPS Jobs

Follow SPS on Twitter for information on award and program application deadlines, SPS meetings, and the latest in scientific news!

About This Email