About The SPS Observer

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The SPS Observer is the quarterly magazine of the Society of Physics Students (SPS) published by SPS and the American Institute of Physics (AIP).

Four issues are mailed each academic year: Fall, Winter, Spring, and Summer. Subscriptions are included in your SPS national membership dues.

Each issue contains interesting feature articles, advice from experienced voices, chapter and one activities, physics problems, society news, announcements, and meeting notes from SPS reporters.


We welcome your submissions. Chapter and Zone News, awards won, announcements, photos, activity reports, and other submissions can be addressed to:

The SPS Observer
c/o Editor
Society of Physics Students
1 Physics Ellipse
College Park, MD 20740

email: sps [at] aip.org
tel: (301) 209-3007