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Society of Physics Students (SPS)

The Colorado Mesa University Physics program hosts an active chapter of the Society of Physics Students (SPS). The SPS is a national professional organization for undergraduate physics students. It promotes undergraduate research in physics, outreach at K-12 organizations and professional and career development in physics at the undergraduate level.

Soda fountain at an SPS meeting.

The Colorado Mesa University SPS chapter holds regular meetings accompanied by physics-related activities and demonstrations. The chapter has received several national awards for outstanding chapter and outstanding chapter advisor.

The Colorado Mesa University SPS chapter web site details activities and society events.

CMU SPS Facebook Page


Current and Future Events

Past Events

  • Fall 2014 - Pumpkin Drop
  • Spring 2013 - Egg Drop Contest
  • Spring 2012 - Egg Drop Contest
  • Fall 2011 - SPS Zone 14 meeting
  • Spring 2011 - Egg Drop Contest
  • Spring 2010 - Egg Drop Contest
  • Spring 2009 - Egg Drop Contest
  • Spring 2008 - Egg Drop Contest
  • Fall 2007 - Hosted SPS Zone 14 Meeting