SPS Member Wins Virgin Galactic Pioneer Award in 2015 Google Science Fair
Sep 28 2015
2015 Google Science Fair winner Pranav Sivakumar, an aspiring young astrophysicist and member of SPS from Illinois, is the first-ever repeat Google Science Fair Global Finalist.
Student leaders aim for impact at SPS Council Meeting
Sep 25 2015
When the SPS National Council met in September, not only was the group working to shape the future of the society, it was also real-time professional development for the student members.
SPS internships shape future leaders
Sep 14 2015
The twelve 2015 Society of Physics Students interns will have very interesting answers when asked what they did this summer. A summary of their project outcomes alone is staggering.
SPS’s Daniel Golombek and El Telescopio de las Estrellas
Jun 8 2015
The Hubble Space Telescope’s discoveries over the last 25 years have revolutionized our understanding (actually our ignorance) of the cosmos and forced the rewriting of the astronomy textbooks.
Dr. Randy Booker honored as 2014 SPS Outstanding Chapter Advisor
Apr 16 2015
In what has become an annual tradition, SPS presented the Outstanding Chapter Advisor Award at the AAPT 2015 Winter Meeting. Randy Booker of the University of North Carolina at Asheville was the distinguished 2014 recipient.