|Fall 2001 Meeting of the Illinois and Chicago Sections of the AAPT|
|October 26-27, 2001
Natural Science Department
Joliet, Illinois 60431
|The final Program is now complete. Photographs taken at the meeting.|
|Schedule Call for Papers Registration Meeting Links Program Exhibitors/Donors|
papers - current list: submitted abstracts | details
Friday, October 26, 2001
|9:00 - 6:00||Registration and Exhibits - E Building E2008|
|10:00 - 12:00||Workshops|
|12:00 - 1:00||Lunch available for purchase in cafeteria in J building (across the bridge)|
|12:45 - 2:45||Workshops|
|2:45 - 3:00||Break and Exhibits - E2008|
|3:00 - 3:15||Welcome by Joliet Junior College President - J. D. Ross - D2001|
|3:15 - 3:45||Invited Talk
1. "Communicating Science with Art"
Christopher J. Chiaverina - D2001
|3:45 - 4:15||Invited Talk
2. "Communicating Science with Middle School Physical
Science Texts", John Hubisz - D2001
|4:15 - 4:30||Break and Exhibits - E2008|
|4:30 - 5:45||Contributed Papers. Session A - D2001, Session B - D2002|
|5:45 - 6:15||Take Fives - D2001|
|6:30 - 8:00||Banquet, ISAAPT Distinguished Service Citation - J Building Cafeteria|
|8:00 - 9:00||Invited Talk 3. "Communicating Science to the Public: Why Should We Care and What Can We Do?", Alicia Torres, Director of Media & Government Relations for the American Institute of Physics. D2001|
Saturday, October 27, 2001
|7:00 - 8:00||Council Meeting -
Illinois Section in E2013 - Agenda.
Council members are expected to eat breakfast in the motel.
There will be doughnuts, etc. in the exhibit area.
|7:30 - 11:30||Registration and Exhibits - E Building E2008|
|8:30 - 9:15||Invited Talk
4. "Favorite Physics Demonstrations from 20 Years of
David Vernier - D2001
|9:15 - 9:45||Invited Talk
5. "Revitalization of Physics - A Work In Progress"
Ruth Howes - D2001
|9:45 - 10:00||Break and Exhibits - E2008|
|10:00 - 11:15||Contributed Papers. Session C - D2001, Session D - D2002|
|11:15 - 11:45||Invited Talk
6. "Tour of MathML and VPython"
Larry Martin - D2001
|11:45 - 12:15||Invited Talk
7. "TIPERs - Tasks Inspired by Physics Education
David Maloney - D2001
|12:15 - 12:30||Take Fives - D2001|
|12:30 - 1:00||Box lunch and general
meeting of Illinois Section - D2001
Box lunch and general meeting of Chicago Section - D2002
Please make your reservations
for the banquet and order your box lunch when registering.
has been extended to 10:00 pm on Tuesday, October 23.
|The program chair and local contact for sending forms by regular mail or FAX and for checking on classroom and lab facilities is:||If you have any problems with submitting information via the online forms or if there are corrections to be made, contact the person who maintains these pages:|
Curtis Hieggelke, 815-280-2371, firstname.lastname@example.org
Natural Science Department
Joliet Junior College
Joliet, IL 60431
|David R. Renneke
Department of Physics and Astronomy
Rock Island, IL 61201-2296
Last update: October 24, 2001