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Dillard University’s Physics Department Recognized As Society of Physics Students’ 2019 Distinguished Chapter

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The Dillard University Physics Department received the 2019 Distinguished Chapter from the
Society of Physics Students. The award is determined each academic year after a careful review of the information, photos and supporting material presented in the annual SPS Chapter Reports. The reviewers include a team of four SPS National Council members, including Zone Councilors and Associate Zone Councilors, as well as the SPS office staff. The criteria to receive an SPS Chapter award, goes as follows: 

  • The chapter's involvement in local, zone and national SPS meetings and other professional meetings
  • Participation in SPS programs
  • Outreach efforts to grades K-12 or the general public
  • Participation in community service
  • Contributions to student recruitment and retention
  • Participation in social events, and
  • Interactions with the department's alumni

Dr. Darwish, Presidential Professor of Physics shared with the Office of Communications and Marketing that the Physics Department will continue its winning streak for years to come. Congratulations to the DU Physics Department! 

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