Women in Physics is an undergraduate student group at CSU that works to encourage more women to get involved in physics. You don’t have to be a woman to be involved, you just have to support women in the sciences. Contact us at the email below if you would like to get involved!

Meeting Time: Friday 12-2pm

Location:  Engineering, WiP Room E115/E116

Contact Info: Kristen.Buchanan@colostate.edu

Find us on Instagram: wip.csu ( https://www.instagram.com/wip.csu?utm_source=ig_web_button_share_sheet&igsh=ZDNlZDc0MzIxNw==)

Find us on Facebook:  CSU- Women in Physics

Current President: Alexandria Dolan

Past Presidents: Megan Vildibill, Jordyn Becker, Joyce Squillante, Karen Ford, Valerie Jacobson, Olivia Hanna, Lara O’Connor, Aurora Popescu

Co-founders: Valerie Jacobson and Olivia Hanna

If you have any questions, email above

Join WIP and become involved in some or all of our activities


  • CO Science Fair Award creation


  • Girl Scouts of America
  • Children’s Hospital
  • Judging for the Colorado Science and Engineering Fair


  • CUWiP Conference at Arizona State
  • Tours of NIST, JILA, NREL
  • Hosting various speakers
  • Art walks
  • Science trivia nights
  • Study group with dedicated space
  • Professional skills development workshops and panels
  • Arts and Crafts
  • Eat pizza and donuts!


  • Attend CUWIP and other undergraduate physics conferences
  • Attended the Solar Power International, PhysCon


  • Support for 2018 activities from the American Physical Society is gratefully acknowledged.