Nebraska Section - AAPT

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Winter Meeting
Nebraska Section of the American Association of Physics Teachers
March 6, 2004
University of Nebraska Physics Department
Lincoln, Nebraska


Registration and snacks...9 a.m. to 9:45 am
Room 201 Brace laboratory

Parking is available free on Saturday in the parking garage at the
northwest corner of Stadium Dr. and T St., Lincoln.

9:45 a.m. - Welcome and Dept overview - Roger Kirby, UNL
10 a.m. - "Magnetism for Millions" - Diandra Leslie Pelecky, UNL
10:45 a.m. -"Slow Light" - Herman Batelaan, UNL
11:30 a.m. - "Raising CROPs in Nebraska"  - Dan Claes, UNL
11:50 a.m. - "Astronomy Education at UNL" - Kevin Lee, UNL
12:10 p.m. - "The End of Undergraduate Physics as We Know It?" -
Robert Hilborn, UNL and Amherst College

12:30 - 1:45 pm Lunch - soup/salad/sandwich deli buffet includes
beverages and cookies, UNL Student Union - $7.00  each
-Election of Officers, Section Business Meeting

2:00 p.m. - Contributed papers... 10 minutes each
211 Brace Laboratory- Submission deadline, noon, Monday, March 1st.

315 -317 Ferguson Hall
2:00 pm to 3:30 pm. Humanized Physics Optics activities - UNL and
Humanized Physics Sound activities - Doane College