Events Archive

EDI initiative "All Hands" Meeting
Mon, Apr 12, 2021, 1:30 pm1:30 pm

EDI initiative "All Hands" Meeting
1:30 pm (ET), Monday, April 12, 2021

All working groups should plan to present ~5-10 minutes of updates on their ongoing projects.  We're looking forward to seeing you all then!
(Check Slack for Zoom link.)

To join the EDI and attend this event, please contact us at…

P4: Prospective Physics PhD Preview
Fri, Apr 9, 2021Sat, Apr 10, 2021

Attention early-undergraduates interested in learning more about graduate school!
The Princeton Physics Department Ambassadors are hosting a 1.5-day virtual workshop with Princeton Physics faculty and grad students. We will focus on how to get involved with research, crafting grad school applications, and understanding life as a…

EDI Seminar Series | "Advancing Diversity at the PhD Level in Physics and Astronomy" | Keivan G. Stassun, Vanderbilt University | via Zoom 
Thu, Mar 18, 2021, 4:00 pm4:00 pm

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https://princeton.zoom.us/j/97268600627

Abstract: The under-representation of Black-, Hispanic-, and Native-Americans at the PhD level in physics is an order-of-magnitude…

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Seminar Series on Equity, Diversity and Inclusion | "The Time is Now: Findings from TEAM-UP Report to Increase the Number of African Americans with Bachelor’s Degree in Physics and Astronomy" | Tabbetha Dobbins, Rowan University | via Zoom
Tue, Jan 19, 2021, 4:00 pm4:00 pm

To join seminar please click below:
https://princeton.zoom.us/j/93511620775

Meeting ID: 935 1162 0775

In December 2017, the American Institute of Physics (AIP) convened a committee of a dozen professionals to work…

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Seminar Series on Equity, Diversity and Inclusion | "From Conversation to Action" | Christopher Stubbs, Russ Porter, Benita Wolff | Harvard University | via Zoom
Thu, Dec 10, 2020, 4:00 pm4:00 pm

Russ Porter, Christopher Stubbs, and Benita Wolff will share their collective experience in moving Harvard further along the path to fully inclusive excellence.

Abstract: We will share our collective experience in moving Harvard further along the path to fully inclusive excellence. This is a high priority for the…

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Princeton Physics Graduate Admissions webinar
Mon, Dec 7, 2020, 3:00 pm3:00 pm

Join us for our second graduate admissions webinar! Open to any student considering physics graduate studies. To register, contact your region's Ambassador or fill out this form: http://ow.ly/LTfU50CBIpO.  Click here for details about the…

EDI initiative "All Hands" meeting
Thu, Dec 3, 2020, 2:00 pm2:00 pm

EDI initiative "All Hands" Meeting
2 pm (EST), Thursday, December 3, 2020  

All working groups should plan to present ~5-10 minutes of updates on their ongoing projects.  We're looking forward to seeing you all then!

To join the EDI and attend this event, please contact us at: 

Physics Department Book Club Kick off Event | "Einstein on Race and Racism" by Fred Jerome and Rodger Taylor |via Zoom
Wed, Dec 2, 2020, 3:30 pm3:30 pm

We would like to invite you all to the Physics Department Book Club Kick Off event on Wednesday, December 2, 2020 at 3:30pm via Zoom!

Join us as we introduce the book "Einstein on Race and Racism" by Fred Jerome and Rodger Taylor.

Click on the link below to join our Kick Off event!

Meeting ID: 942 9640 4435

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Seminar Series on Equity, Diversity and Inclusion | The Department of Physics and The Department of Astrophysics | William A. Massey | "Black Lives, Energy & Matter" | via Zoom
Tue, Oct 27, 2020, 4:00 pm4:00 pm

To join please click on link below:

Join Zoom Meeting
https://princeton.zoom.us/j/94964613381

 

Abstract: My goal is to present a brief…

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Grad Life @ Princeton Physics
Fri, Oct 16, 2020, 4:00 pm4:00 pm

Are you considering applying to a physics graduate program? Did you know that you get paid to be a grad student? Ph.D. programs in STEM fields are full-time jobs with all the benefits: no tuition and getting paid to research and learn! With admissions season on the horizon, we know you’ve got questions about applications, grad life, and what it…

Prospective Ph.D. Preview (P3)
Thu, Oct 8, 2020, 2:00 pm2:00 pm

Breakout sections will include current faculty members and graduate students from Physics/Astro/PPPL. P3 is designed for prospective students to gather information on graduate education at Princeton University. This event is open to any interested students and highly encourages participation from first generation/low income…

Seminar Series on Equity, Diversity and Inclusion | The Department of Physics and The Department of Astrophysics | Shawn Maxam, Office of Provost, Princeton University |"Racial Diversity and Underrepresentation in STEM" | via Zoom
Tue, Sep 29, 2020, 4:00 pm4:00 pm

To join please click on link below:

https://princeton.zoom.us/j/95803586483?pwd=ZFZEKzRMTkZwd0N1SlM5c0lGT0w…

Meeting ID: 958 0358 6483

This session will provide an introductory overview of the underrepresentation of racial minorities in STEM disciplines specifically the natural sciences. Best…

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Physics EDI "All-Hands" General Meeting
Thu, Sep 17, 2020, 2:00 pm2:00 pm

All those affiliated with the Princeton Physics community (undergraduate and graduate students, postdocs, staff, researchers, and faculty) are welcome to attend. The EDI strives for transparency and always welcomes new members, however, you do not have to be involved with EDI to attend.

Physics Graduate Recruitment Town Hall meeting
Tue, Aug 25, 2020, 2:00 pm2:00 pm

The DGS will present an overview of the graduate program in Physics and current admissions policies, then the EDI working group will give a summary of efforts to increase equity, diversity, and inclusion among our graduate students.

This event is open to everyone in the department…

Physics Town Hall - 1st EDI Meeting
Tue, Jun 16, 2020, 2:00 pm2:00 pm

Introduce and outline the new Princeton Physics Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion (EDI)Initiative and its proposed activities. 

Undergrads, grads, postdocs, staff, faculty -- everyone is welcome!