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Department of Physics and Astronomy

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The faculty and students of the Department of Physics and Astronomy are engaged in explaining and predicting the behavior of the physical world around us from the, including everything from subatomic particles to supernovas.

Our department combines the best features of a small liberal arts college and a major research university. We are a moderately sized department with accessible faculty dedicated to excellence in teaching.

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River Campus Academic

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Physics and Astronomy High Energy Seminar

Tuesday, October 15, 2019

Physics and Astronomy Colloquium: Greg Fuchs

Wednesday, September 11, 2019

Astrophysics Colloquium: Anthony Del Genio

Monday, September 9, 2019

Physics & Astronomy Colloquium

Wednesday, April 17, 2019

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