Nebraska Section - AAPT

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Fall Meeting
Nebraska Section of the American Association of Physics Teachers
October 29, 2005
Swanson Hall, Midland Lutheran College
Fremont, Nebraska

Signs on Highway 30, 275, and 77 give directions to the campus.

Tentative Schedule

8:30 - 9:00 Coffee and Registration
9:00 - 9:15 Welcome
9:15 - 10:15 Speaker Dr. Robert Kennedy
10:30 - 11:45 General Sessions - to include a group discussion entitled:

"To A.P.. or not to A.P.. - a discussion to coordinate
evolving high school programs with college and
university desires."

11:45 - 12:45 Lunch at the cafeteria ($5.50) and Business Meeting

1:00 - 2:00 "Peak Oil" talk by Sean Cordry
2:15 - 3:15 Posters, talks, and contributions.

Dr. Kevin Lee - Simulations for Teaching Seasons and Sky

Jack Skrocky - Cooperative Quiz Problem Solving For
Unconfident Physics Students

John Rogers - Physics in Road and Track: The Analysis
of Data in Road and Track Magazine.

John Rogers - Cosmic Ray Apparatus for the Classroom
and CROP

You are all also invited to attend a different (more general) Einstein talk by Dr. Kennedy at the main lodge at Camp Calvin Crest at 7:00 PM October 28th as part of NAAPT’s effort to celebrate the World Year of Physics.