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October 16, 2018

Physics Department Annual Pumpkin Drop!

Pumpkin Drop Photo

21st Annual CWRU Physics Department Pumpkin Drop!

Wednesday October 26th @ 12:30pm

Outside Strosacker Auditorium.

May 06, 2013

Physics Colloquium Special Event

See what happened at this special colloquium on October 4, 2012 which highlights the lives of nine decadian birthdays in our department. The honorees are: Daniel Akerib, Gary Chottiner, Corbin Covault, Arnold Dahm, Kenneth Kowalski, Keith Robinson, Chuck Rosenblatt, Kenneth Singer and Glenn Starkman.
See YouTube Video

August 02, 2012

Future Scientist Scholarship

Andrew won 2nd prize in the Kelly Scientific sponsored
Future Scientist Scholarship contest
Andrew is a Case Western Reserve alumni and is working with the Physics department this summer.
We will have copies of Andrew's essay; Bioplastics: Implants Leading to Faster Recovery, available in the office.
All Kelly Scientific employees are invited, along with your manager, to stop by Monday, August 6th between 8am and 10am (Crawford Hall, Suite 318) for our Open House, donuts will be provided.
BYOC (bring your own coffee)

July 16, 2012

Physics’ Annual Picnic

Friends and Family of the CWRU Physics Department Picnic
Where: Clark Tower Pavilion (north side of campus)
When: August 10th, 2012
Time: 1:30 – 6:30 p.m.
Please contact Betty Gaffney ( for more information.

April 12, 2011

Faculty and Staff – Learn about the GRE revised general test

Faculty, program directors and staff are invited to learn more about the GRE revised general test, which will launch later this year. The GRE and TOEFL iBT Seminar will take place April 12th from 10 to 11:30am or 1 to 2:30pm in Nord Hall 310. Topics covered will include the revised test, the TOEFL test difference and new developments, and comparing TOEFL iBT and IELTS test scores. To attend, register online. Contact Susan Benedict with questions.

December 03, 2010

Reading Day Potluck

Please join us for the annual Reading Day Potluck on Monday, December 6th from 12:00 – 1:30 p.m. on the second floor of the Rockefeller Building.
Please bring your specialty dish to share!
Sign-up sheet in the main office (226)
Music by Hey Mavis (Ed Caner)

November 12, 2010

Physics Department Potluck Dinner

Dear Physics Folks and Friends,
During this busy time of the year, calendars have a way of filling up fast with all sorts of events. Here’s a fun one you don’t want to miss. Save the date of Saturday, December 11th for the annual physics department potluck dinner. The location is the Sheep Barn at the Farm, the time is 6:00 p.m.
Look for your official invitation soon. . .

September 23, 2010

Physics Annual Meet & Greet

WHEN: September 27, 2010
WHERE: Nord Hall -- Room 310
TIME: 3:30 -- 5:30 p.m.
Invitation only. Please RSVP to Betty Gaffney (

October 13, 2003

Stephen Hawking delivers 2003 Michelson Morley Award Lecture

Stephen Hawking presented the 2003 Michelson Morley Award Lecture, “A Brane New World”. The talk was archived here.

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