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Physics and Engineering: 2007–08 Events Listing

Department Related

  • December 4, 2007 (Tue., 4:45–5:30 pm): "Basics of Running and Visualizing a Climate Model," presentation of student research by Jonathan Nehring. In Carlson C-21.
  • April 25, 2008 (Fri., 3:30–6 pm): 2nd Annual North Park Undergraduate Research Symposium. In Carlson C-33.

Greater Chicago

  • October 6, 2007 (Sat., all day): "Midwest Symposium On Computational Biology & Bioinformatics," Northwestern University, Evanston, Ill.
  • October 19 and November 1-3, 2007: The Redemption of Reason: "Intentional Christian Scholars in Conversation with the Bible, Theology, Philosophy and the Academic Disciplines." Speakers include: J. Richard Middleton, Jean Bethke Elshtain, Roger Lundin, Kelly James Clark, Timothy Larsen, and Vincent Bacote. Held at the University of Chicago.
  • November 2–3, 2007 (Fri.-Sat., all day): "18th Annual Argonne Symposium for Undergraduates In Science, Engineering and Mathematics," Argonne National Laboratory, Argonne, Ill. Registration and abstracts are due September 14.
  • February 19, 2008 (Tue., 7 pm): "Physics of Musical Instruments," by Gordon Ramsey, Loyola University. Talk held at Lewis University, Academic Building, Rm. A133, Romeoville, Ill.
  • March 13, 2008 (Thu., 5–7 pm): Physics major social with James Stith, AIP. Chicago State University New Academic Library, 4th floor, 9501 S. King Dr., Chicago, Ill.
  • March 26–27, 2008 (Wed.–Thu., all day): "String Theory and the Multiverse: Philosophical and Theological Implications," featuring Gerald Cleaver, Don Page, Robert Mann, and Robin Collins. Wheaten College, Armerding Lecture Hall, Wheaton, Ill.
  • April 12, 2008 (Sat., 8:30 am–noon): "ACCA Student Symposium," Lewis University, Romeoville, Ill.
  • April 5–June 14, 2008 (Sat., 11 am): The 67th Compton Lecture Series, University of Chicago, Kersten Physics Teaching Center, 5720 S. Ellis Avenue, Room 106, Chicago, IL 60637. Free and open to the public.


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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