Society of Physics Students

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Society of Physics Students (SPS): is an all-inclusive club that seeks to bolster a community amongst students at Colorado State University who are interested in the field of Physics. We try to center our chapter around academic involvement presented in a fun and meaningful manner.

General Meeting Time/Location:

  • Time: Mondays at 5pm.
  • Location: In the Physics Building in Room D101.

First meeting of fall 2017 Time/Location:

  • Time: Thursday, September 7th at 4pm
  • Location: In front of the physics building

Officers for 2017-2018: James Shaddix (President), David Miller (Vice President), Andrew Sexton (Treasure), and Tommy Miller (Chief of Communications)

Advisor for 2017-2018: Dr. John Harton

Contact Info:

Checkout SPS and get involved with Physics!

  • 15 members

Past Events

  • Tours of NIST and NOAA
  • Tours of various labs involved in the physical sciences at CSU
  • Hosting various speakers
  • Visited the SPS chapter at the University of Denver
  • Members presented research that they were involved with

Future Plans

  • Tour various labs.
  • Get involved in research opportunities.
  • Design and build a spark chamber
  • Discuss physics with faculty and other professionals involved in research
  • Go to the movies and have fun!


  • Are chapter is currently working on developing a spark chamber. You can check out our website to learn more about the project and contact us if you would to get involved!

Official Webpage

  • Below is a link to the official webpage for our club. The website is a platform for you to learn more about our chapter and stay up to date with meeting times and events that the club is participating in.