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2023 Faculty and Staff from the Physics Department
2023 - The Physics Departments Staff and Faculty


2023 Graduate Students from the Physics Department
2023 - The Physics Departments Graduate Students


Climate and Diversity Award

In 2018, Kristin Dreyer and Eric Hudson from physics won the Climate and Diversity Award together with Latisha Franklin.


Climate and diversity award recipients from 2019.
The 2018 recipients were Kristin Dreyer, (Physics), Latisha Franklin (BMMB), and Eric Hudson (Physics).


Faculty and peer mentors provide institutional knowledge together with professional and personal support. 

Eberly College of Science undergraduates and member of the Nexus student group.

Student Organizations and Resources

Our student organizations are strong pillars of our physics community. In addition to link to their website, you can find a list of important resources at Penn State and beyond. 

A new class of physics students the represent our commitment to a welcoming environment for everyone.

Additional Online Resources

The physics department acknowledges the additional challenges faced by underrepresented groups in the field and is committed to fostering an inclusive community, where people of all backgrounds and identities feel safe and supported.

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