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Recent News

APS Award for Excellence in Advanced Laboratory Instruction.
The award will recognize and honor outstanding achievement in teaching, sustaining, and enhancing advanced undergraduate laboratory courses.
published by the American Physical Society on March 15, 2013
ALPhA's 2013 Laboratory Immersions Program
Registration is open for the 2013 ALPhA's Laboratory Immersion Labs.  The program provides participants with two to three days of intensive hands-on work with a single advanced laboratory experiment.
published by ALPhA on February 13, 2013
Physics Today summary on the Higgs-like particle discovery.
Physics Today provides a summary and update on the Higgs-like particle found at CERN.
published by American Institute of Physics on September 16, 2012

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Past Events

2010 Gordon Conference on Physics Research & Education

Jun 06, 2010 - Jun 10, 2010 in Mt Holyoke College

The 2010 Gordon Conference on Physics Research & Education will be held June 6 - 11 at Mount Holyoke College. This conference, the sixth in the series, will explore the connections between experimental research, laboratories, and physics instruction.

2009 AAPT Topical Conference - Advanced Laboratories

Jul 23, 2009 - Jul 25, 2009 in University of Michigan - Ann Arbor, MI
AAPT. ALPhA event

The conference will bring together faculty and technical staff involved with the intermediate/advanced undergraduate labs to present, discuss,and demonstrate their lab curricula, teaching methods, and experiments.

Reception for Advanced Laboratory Instructors

Mar 07, 2007 in 2007 APS March Meeting, Denver, CO: Adam's Mark Hotel Governor's Square 14
An APS Forum on Physics Education and TeachSpin, Inc. event

A satellite session of the 2007 APS March Meeting is planned to share ideas and plans for shining a spotlight on Advanced Labs Development and Instruction while consuming some good wine and delicacies.

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