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PHYSICS DEPARTMENT NEWS

HWS Participates in NASA Rocket Launches

RocSatC 6For the sixth consecutive year, Hobart and William Smith students, faculty and staff will participate in the launch of a NASA sounding (research) rocket at Wallops Flight Facility in Virginia.…
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Studying Rocket Science

Stomp Rockets 4In a series of instructional videos, students in Assistant Professor of Physics Leslie Hebb’s first-year seminar break down the basic physical principles behind rocket science. The videos document their work…
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McFarlane ’19 Helps Develop Flying Car

McFarlane Andrew-00017The world’s first flying car got closer to its debut with the help of Andrew “AJ” McFarlane ’19. McFarlane worked as an engineering summer intern for Terrafugia, a U.S. flying-car…
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Statesmen laxers honored for academics

HLax_1Twenty-four members of the Hobart College lacrosse team earned a spot on the 2018 Northeast Conference Spring Academic Honor Roll. Additionally, seven Statesmen represented the team on the NEC Spring…
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Defying the Laws of Physics and Dance

Drew3As Hobart College’s first dance major, Drew Scammell ’18 took to the Deming Theatre stage for the final performance of his college career in April. Scammell, who has choreographed his…
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