Deadline 10/14: Attend the Conference for Undergraduate Women in Physics

Anna Kwa/ September 24, 2016/ Uncategorized/ 0 comments

Attention undergrads! The deadline to register for the 2017 west coast meeting of the APS Conference for Undergraduate Women in Physics is Oct. 14, 2016. The meeting will be held Friday, January 13 through Sunday afternoon, January 15, 2017 at UCLA. For more information and to register, visit

Join us for free lunch at Gina’s!

Anna Kwa/ January 19, 2016/ Uncategorized/ 0 comments

When: 1pm on Friday, 1/29. Where: Gina’s Pizza, next to Albertsons on Campus Drive. What: This will be a very informal get-together for women in the Physics department, including undergrads, grads, and postdocs. Come hang out with us!    

Research Experiences for Undergrads

Anna Kwa/ January 13, 2016/ Uncategorized/ 1 comments

If you’re considering a career in physics/astronomy research, a summer research experience is the perfect way to get your feet wet. Check out the listings below to see a (long) list of available programs. 2016 Astronomy REU Sites 2016 Physics REU Sites Leiden Observatory (open to all international and US students)

Welcome event: Mon. 10/26

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Don’t forget to come to our kickoff event 5:00 p.m. Mon. 10/26 in FRH 2111 (tentative location)!  We’ll talk a bit about the mentoring program as well as events we have in store for fall quarter, but mostly this is just to say hello and get to know each other. Dinner (Which Wich) provided. Grad students, don’t forget to head to the Physics Grad Caucus Pub Night after dinner!

Welcome (back) to UCI!

Anna Kwa/ October 13, 2015/ Uncategorized

…and welcome to our new website. Check back for updates, info, and events! As motivation to attend our social gatherings this year, here’s a photo from the dinner party graciously hosted by Virginia Trimble last year: