2018-19 School Year

The planning for the 2018-19 school year is underway.  There will be some changes, but some things will remain the same.

  • There will be eleven lectures in two sessions:
    • Fall Session: September 29 through December 15, 2018 – Confirmed
    • Spring Session: February 2 through April 13, 2019 – Tentative
  • Registration will open in the middle of August 2018

The lectures and the speakers will be:

Lecture Topic Speaker
Introduction to Science at Fermilab Pedro Machado, Fermilab
The Standard Model of Particle Physics Cecilia Gerber, University of Illinois at Chicago
Special Relativity Elliott McCrory, Fermilab
Energy and Climate Elisabeth Moyer, University of Chicago
Quantum Mechanics Dan Hooper, University of Chicago
Antimatter, Symmetry and Supersymmetry Javier Duarte, Fermilab
Particle Accelerators Cindy Joe, Fermilab
Particle Detectors Mandy Rominsky, Fermilab
Neutrinos Leo Aliaga, Fermilab
Cosmology Ting Li, Fermilab
Science and Society Katie Yurkewicz, Fermilab

This is not the order of the talks; this will be determined in July. But “Introduction” will be the first lecture (September 29) and “Science and Society” will be the last lecture (December 15).