Intern Blog Postings

Saturday, July 17, 2021

Maura Shapiro

This was probably my busiest week at work to date. I finished the teaching guides (basically, those things never really feel finished) and now am working on the “outreach” portion of my internship.

Friday, July 16, 2021

Zeynep Tuna

This week, I continued working on the Top Educators Lists. I completed writing the program that generates the spreadsheet with each institution’s 3-year averages based on the demographic/degree categories decided (yay!).

Karthik Rao headshot

Wednesday, July 14, 2021

Karthik Rao

Hey y'all!

Welcome to another (late) blog post.

Tuesday, July 13, 2021

Roberto Gauna

The past few weeks I have been inverstigating how well an AFM probe can image metallic strips embedded in substrate materials

This sort of measurement is of interest to manufacturers who are now beginning to explore 3D integrated chips

Monday, July 12, 2021

Noah Johnson

“Tea, Earl Grey, Hot” - Captain Jean-Luc Picard

Sunday, July 11, 2021

Madison Brewer

Thanks to the Fourth of July, this week was short. The four days flew by, but that might have more to do with the fact that I was really busy. And my second story was published this week!

Sunday, July 11, 2021

Casey Roepke

Even though the holiday weekend meant that this past work week was only four days long, I was very busy with some big projects and pulled a few long days in the virtual office.

Alan Wright

Sunday, July 11, 2021

Alan Wright

I had lots of meetings this week. First, I attended several of the AAPT committee meetings, including the high school, undergraduate, and diversity committees. It was interesting to see what some of them are working on for future AAPT meetings and what the other parts of AAPT are working on.

Sunday, July 11, 2021

Joseph Watson

This week at SPS:  This week, we had a fantastic meet and greet with our guest speaker, and former congressman, Dr.

Sunday, July 11, 2021

Julia Bauer

On Friday, I submitted my second draft of the House Science Committee wildfire science bulletin. While I was waiting for the next round of edits, I delved into bill summaries that I had to set aside several weeks ago when I was unable to locate them online.