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Meeting of the Eastern Great Lakes Section of the American Physical Society

About the Conference

The University of Mount Union is pleased to host the Fall 2021 meeting of the Eastern Great Lakes Section (EGLS) of the American Physical Society (APS) on November 12-13, 2021. This meeting will be virtual. 

From the EGLS website:

The Eastern Great Lakes Section of the American Physical Society, established in 1938, brings together physicists, other scientists and engineers from industry, government and academia for topical symposia twice a year. All are welcome to participate in these meetings and APS members are invited to join the section, especially those in the greater Ohio region. Students and science teachers are particularly encouraged to attend and present contributed papers at these symposia, which are intended to be largely tutorial in nature.

Submissions

Abstract submission is now live for contributed oral and poster presentations: http://abstracts.aps.org/ The abstract deadline is October 29, 2021.

Registration

To register for this meeting, please fill out this Registration Form.  There is no cost to register. The registration deadline is November 5, 2021.

Program

Friday, November 12 (2 p.m.-5:30 p.m. EST) will feature an invited speaker as well as these additional professional development opportunities:
  • Student "Poster" Session (3-min, 1-slide Lightning Talks)
  • Discussion of nationwide physics curriculum initiatives for instructors
  • "Careers in Physics" panel for students
Saturday, November 13 (9 a.m.-12 p.m. EST) will feature an invited speaker as well as parallel sessions of contributed talks.
A detailed program is forthcoming. Please reach out to Andrea Williams at cnhs@mountunion.edu with any questions.