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Physics and Engineering: 2006–07 Events Listing


  • September 8, 2006 (Fri., 3:30 pm): First meeting of the INSIGHT faith/science reading group, Carlson C-26. Email Johnny Lin for details.
  • October 5, 2006 (Thu., 6:30 pm): First Society of Physics Students (SPS) meeting! Dinner will be provided. We'll talk about the new year and elect officers. In Carlson C-22.

Greater Chicago

  • Ongoing (Fri. 2 pm): NEIU Mathematical Sciences Seminar, Chicago, Ill. Room SCI-242.
  • Ongoing: University of Chicago Computation Institute Events, Chicago, Ill.
  • September 11-December 4, 2006 (Mon. evenings, 7-10 pm): "The Epic of Creation: Scientific, Biblical, and Theological Perspectives on Our Origins," Zygon Center for Religion and Science Lectures at The Lutheran School of Theology at Chicago, 1100 E. 55th St., Chicago, Ill., Common Room (#350).
  • November 3-4, 2006 (Fri.-Sat., all day): "17th Annual Argonne Symposium for Undergraduates In Science, Engineering and Mathematics," Argonne National Laboratory, Argonne, Ill. Registration is $60 and is due September 15.
  • November 9-11, 2006 (Thu.-Sat., all day): The Redemption of Reason: "Intentional Christians Scholars in conversation with The Secular Mindset Today." Speakers include: Henry Schaeffer III, Alvin Plantinga, Ian Hutchinson, John Suppe, Cal DeWitt, and Alan Padgett. Held at the University of Chicago. Cost is $25.00 for early registration (before Fri., Oct 13); $30.00 after Oct 13. Cost includes 3 lunches.
  • February 28, 2007 (Wed., 7 pm): "Of Numbers and Flowers: The Truth About Truth," Frick Center, Founders Lounge, Elmhurst College, Elmhurst, Ill.
  • April 28, 2007 (Sat.): "Using Technology in the 21st Century," Teaching and Learning Symposium. Sponsored by the Associated Colleges of the Chicago Area (ACCA) and The Center for Educational Practice at Saint Xavier University, Chicago, Ill.


Regarding non-departmental events, a listing does not necessarily mean the department endorses the views of the speaker(s), but that we believe the event might be stimulating and thought-provoking.

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