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Physics and Engineering News

Seeking God in the Stars

Wheaton College Physics visiting instructor and NASA scientist Rhiannon Blaauw was recently featured in The Wheaton Record.

Announcing the William Lewis Shuster Jr. Engineering Scholarship

The William Lewis Shuster Jr. Engineering Scholarship is a merit-based scholarship awarded to an incoming first year engineering student.

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New Moles Scholarship

Wheaton engineering student, Rebecca Geiger wins Moles scholarship.

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Wheaton Student Participates in NSF Funded Oceanography Program

Elizabeth Tan  (’19) participated in the 10-week Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship in Oceanography (SURFO) program funded by the National Science Foundation’s Division of Ocean Sciences.

Physics and Engineering Field Trip

Erick Bodett (Mechanical Engineering ’13) hosts Wheaton students at the LaSalle, IL Nuclear Power Generating Station.

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Wheaton College has Outstanding Society of Physics Students Chapter

Jenny Ruda (Physics '18) demonstrating principles of physics at an SPS show at a local high school.

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Wheaton Grad Involved in Discovery of New Form of Matter

Mindy Rak (Physics '13), with a team of physicists at University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign.

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Studying Abroad at Uppsala University, Sweden

Jacquui Felcan ('19) studied Quantum Mechanics, Sustainable Development, and Intercultural Communication at Uppsala University, Sweden in Fall 2017.