Faculty from the physics, astronomy and materials science department have been spending the summer sharing the excitement of science with students in the community. The PhysBiz truck has made appearances at many Springfield/Greene County library sites as part of the summer reading program – Fizz, Boom, Read.
The PhysBiz truck will be at the upcoming events:
- June 30 at 1 p.m. at the Republic library with a program for grades K-3
- July 28 at 1 p.m. at the Midtown branch with a program for grades K-3
- July 30 at 2 p.m. at the Library Center with a program for grades 4-6
For more information on PhysBiz, visit http://physics.missouristate.edu/outreach.htm.
College of Natural and Applied Sciences
The College of Natural and Applied Sciences incorporates more than 20 undergraduate and 13 graduate programs along with one cooperative program offered through a partnership with Missouri S&T. The academic departments that make up the college include: biology; chemistry; computer science; engineering; geography, geology and planning; hospitality and restaurant administration; mathematics; and physics, astronomy and materials science. Students have the opportunity for intense hands-on research and internships through a number of outreach and research centers and work alongside faculty who are producing cutting-edge research in their fields.