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Department of Physics Wins TCNJ Award for Departmental Excellence

Department of Physics Wins TCNJ Award for Departmental Excellence

 

The Department of Physics has won the 2018 TCNJ Mildred Dahne Award. This award is presented annually by the Faculty Senate and recognizes departmental or program excellence.

Applications must demonstrate excellence and outstanding achievement in three of the six categories:

  1. Excellence in teaching and/or support of teaching
  2. Academic excellence
  3. Department impact
  4. Innovation and creativity
  5. Student involvement
  6. Service to profession

All applications must address the first category, “Excellence in teaching and/or support of teaching.” Departments or programs may then select two additional categories for consideration.

Meet TCNJ’s Physics International Scholars

Meet TCNJ’s Physics International Scholars

The TCNJ physics department regularly hosts visiting international students and scholars. For 2018-2019, we welcome Ms. Yutong Li from Shandong University in China, and Mr. Jan Krueger from University of Applied Sciences in Berlin, Germany. Ms. Li is working with Prof. Paul Wiita on astrophysics research. Mr. Krueger is working with Prof. David McGee on photonics research.

 

Mr. Jan Krueger, Department of Physics, University of Applied Sciences-Berlin, Germany
 

 

 

 
Ms. Yutong Li,  Department of Physics, Shandong University, China
 

Twice-a-Week Departmental Tea and Cookies

Twice-a-Week Departmental Tea and Cookies

Students and faculty meet on Tuesday and Thursday afternoons to discuss physics and enjoy tea and cookies. Below are pictures from one of our recent gatherings:

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