Beyond First Year Open House (2018)

Event Date and Time: 
Thu, 2018-03-15 12:40 - 13:45
Henn 201
Local Contact: 
Chris Waltham
Intended Audience: 

What happens when two black holes collide? How can we generate electricity by mimicking photosynthesis? Would you like to discovery earth-like exoplanets, build a quantum computer, or image myelin in the human brain? Find out how - pursue a degree in the Department of Physics & Astronomy! This event is for students who are interested in entering a physics and/or astronomy degree program in their second year of study.


12:40  Colin Gay, Department Head - Introduction to the Department

12:45  Chris Waltham, Undergraduate Chair

12:55  Janis McKenna, 2nd-4th Year Advisor

13:00  Jaymie Matthews, Astronomy Program Chair

13:05  Vesna Sossi, Biophysics Program Chair

13:10  Javed Iqbal, Science Coop Program Director


13:15 Physsoc – Jeremy Pratt and Yashwant Parmar

13:20 Astronomy – Steffani Grondin

13:25 Biophysics – Poljanka Johnson and Hannah Xiao 



Free sandwich lunch!

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