Prof. Mary Mogge becomes AAPT President

 

Dr. Mary Mogge, Professor Emerita of the Department of Physics and Astronomy, is currently the President Elect of the American Association of Physics Teachers (AAPT). She will become the President in January 2015.  

 

 

Student Highlight

  • Perera

    Viranga Perera

    This past summer I began working with Dr. Ben Zuckerman (UCLA), David Rodriguez (UCLA), and others in their group to find Y dwarfs (brown drawfs) which are predicted to be the coolest (~500 K) substellar objects.
  • Kazarians

    Anoush Kazarians

    All in all, my time in Tucson was definitely eventful, and I wouldn’t have had it any other way. I walked away from this experience having gained a lot of knowledge about and respect for the people who actually do astronomy for a living, and I hope to one day join their ranks.
  • Maldonado

    Jessica Maldonado

    Although I do not have everything planned out for my future I do know that it will involve decisive goals and a passion that keeps burning for understanding the universe.

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