Steve Lindaas, Physics and Astronomy, attended the summer AAPT (American Association of Physics Teachers) conference in Philadelphia from July 28 to August 1. He attended a workshop on “Using FPGAs in the Digital Lab” and gave an invited talk “Elementary Electronics: From Simple to Sophisticated Circuits” in the session on Labs at Many Levels.

As vice-chair of the Committee on Science Education for the Public he was involved in planning for the next two AAPT conferences. He was also tapped to participate as a mentor in a new effort to network with early career professionals at the national meetings.