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Department of Physics and Astronomy

Midway Physics Day

2019 R.L. Childers Midway Physics Day at the South Carolina State Fair
Tuesday, October 15, 2019
10:00 am - 2:00 pm


2019 Event:

Midway Physics Day took place on Tuesday, October 15 and over 2,800 students were represented from over 60 high schools across South Carolina. We appreciate the continued partnership of our teachers and the wonderful support provided by the South Carolina State Fair. We hope to see everyone again next year!

If you participated in our event this year, please complete our follow-up survey. Thank you!

Teacher Training Event:

Our Teacher Training Event was held on Thursday, October 3 at A.C. Flora High School in Columbia. Please find an event recap as well as the PowerPoint presentation below for your reference.

Location and Logistics:

South Carolina State Fairgrounds
1200 Rosewood Drive
Columbia, South Carolina 29201
Midway Physics Day will be held in a new location at the State Fair this year - the South Gate Entertainment Tent.
Check out the updated SC State Fair map for more details!
The South Carolina State Fair is a local, self-sustaining, non-profit organization that has donated over $3 million in scholarships for South Carolina students since 1997. The Fair is also celebrating its 150th anniversary this year (2019). We are thankful for their dedication and ongoing support of our programming!

Helpful Information:

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