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News in Brief

  • Professor Peter Roming from Southwest Research Institute, San Antonio, TX, will deliver a Harlow Shapley on April 21, the 2015 Astronomy Day.
  • SD Academy of Science Meeting

    USD Physics will organize a “100 years of Physics Symposium” at the SD Academy of Science Meeting on April 10 and 11th in Chamberlain SD. 
  • Top Producer

    The Department of Physics was recently recognized by the American Physical Society as being a Top Producer for having females earn a large fraction of Master’s degrees awarded  during the time period from 2010 - 2012, which ranked them in the top five nationally for all master’s producing institutions.  

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