Welcome to the Department of Physics and Astronomy at Dickinson College!

Breaking News!

Welcome Back Students: Come enjoy lunch and see what some physics majors did over the summer at the first departmental colloquium on Tuesday, Sept. 8 at 12:00 noon in Tome 115.

New Department Chair: Professor Hans Pfister is the new Chair of the Department of Physics and Astronomy. Congratulations Hans!

Welcome Back: A Warm welcome back to Professor Robert Boyle who was on sabbatical during the Spring, 2009 semester.

Sabbatical: Professor David Jackson will be on sabbatical for the 2009-10 academic year. We wish him a productive and restful year.

Physics Prize Winners: Morgan Cheatham is the winner of the 2009 Landis-Mohler Prize in Physics and Zach Carson is the winner of the 2009 Sia Prize. Congratulations to all!

Need to catch up on what's been happening in the department recently? Check out the latest departmental news!

Dept. of Physics and Astronomy
Dickinson College
Carlisle, PA 17013
(717) 245-1413

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