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Physics Discovery Day
Physics Discovery Day is an opportunity for high school students and their parents to learn more about the Illinois State University Physics Department. Attendees will meet some of the department’s faculty and students in an informal setting and participate in some fun, hands-on physics activities.
Watch a video about the 2018 Physics Discovery Day Event here!
Attendance is free, but a reservation helps us plan for the event.
Please e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org by January 25, 2020 to attend.
Lunch will be provided.
Participants will receive a $100.00 scholarship upon becoming an Illinois State University Physics major.
We look forward to visiting with you, showing you around the department, and introducing you to our fantastic students and faculty!
Tentative Physics Discovery Day 2020 Schedule
9:45am – 10:00am
10:00am – 10:15am
Welcome, Introduction, Scholarship info
10:15am – 11:00am
Bed of Nails
11:00am – 11:45am
11:45am – 12:15pm
Crazy Double Pendulum or Dancing Metronomes
12:15pm – 1:00 pm
1:00pm – 1:30pm