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Physics program recognized by national institution

February 2, 2016

By Kimberly Wethal Feb. 3, 2016 Having a graduating class of 10 students would be troubling for some departments at UW-Whitewater, but it was enough to name the university as one of the top physics-degree granting institutions. The recognition was awarded to UW-W late last year by the American Institute...

Sun’s gamma ray bursts, supernovas pose threat to Earth

November 6, 2013

Nov. 6, 2013 By Paul Bressler Prof. Robert Benjamin spoke of the sun as the primary hazard to Earth at Upham Hall Friday night and what it means for the future. Benjamin, physics department chairperson and associate professor of physics, assured the audience at the end, that although we are...

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