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SPS News - Issue 131: May 22, 2018

Meet the 2018 SPS Summer Interns!

The 2018 Interns are heading to the Washington, DC area for 10-week internships in placement sites including SPS, AIP, AAPT, APS, OSA, SOR, NASA, NIST, and the U.S. Congress. Throughout the summer, the interns will participate in outreach, professional development workshops, and networking events. The summer interns will share their varied experiences with you via their weekly blogs. Meet the Interns.

Who Wants Pizza?!

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!

Refresh Your Resume

Summer is the perfect time to review and update your CV and resume. Check out the SPS Careers Toolbox for sample resumes, resume writing tips, and common job titles to look for in your job search. Download the toolbox for free or buy the book.

How Much Does Grad School Cost?

Plan your finances before heading to grad school! Use to find out which Masters and PhD programs in physics & astronomy offer first year graduate students assistantships, cover tuition costs, and the stipend for teaching and research assistantships.  You can also grab a copy of the 2018 book to take your search on the go.

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
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Physics or Engineering Physics R&D Internship

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