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Radiations Magazine: Spring 2013

Radiations Magazine


Connecting Worlds: The 2012 Quadrennial Physics Congress

    by Liz Dart Caron, Elizabeth Hook, Toni Sauncy, and Tracy Schwab

  • PhysCon & Beyond: Research, Reflections, and Connections
  • Students & Stardust: Experiencing PhysCon 2012
  • NASA Takes Center Stage
  • Jocelyn Bell Burnell: The world will not end in 2012
  • Epilogue: Congress Recommendations
  • PhysCon by the Numbers
  • Making a Global Connection

PhysCon Awards and Accolades

Humanities, Sciences Must be United for our Collective Success

    by Carla Poindexter


The Director's Space

Connections that Count | by Toni Sauncy

Message from the President

Connecting Worlds | by William DeGraffenreid, CSU, Sacramento

Society News

Coe College Chapter Recognizes Dr. John Salzer
2013 Sigma Pi Sigma Chapter Project Awards

Spotlight on “Hidden Physicists”

2012 Contributors to Sigma Pi Sigma

The Puzzle Corner

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In this issue, we begin our coverage of the 2012 Quadrennial Physics Congress, hosted by Sigma Pi Sigma November 8-10, 2012. This three-day gathering dubbed “PhysCon” brought together more than 800 people in Orlando, FL, and inspired a new generation of scientists.

Photos by Michael Duncan, Liz Dart Caron, and Ken Cole.

Acting Editor
Toni Sauncy

Assistant Editor
Tracy M. Schwab

Editorial Assistants
Kendra Redmond

Elizabeth Hook

Copy Editor
Cynthia Freeman

Art Director
Tracy M. Schwab

Sigma Pi Sigma President
Diane Jacobs, Eastern Michigan University

SPS President (outgoing)
David Donnelly, Texas State University

SPS President (incoming)
DJ Wagner, Grove City College

Sigma Pi Sigma/SPS Director
Toni Sauncy