Student in Physics lab

The physics program at St. Kate’s stresses hands on problem solving with connections to theory and experimental coursework and labs. Students learn from engaged physics educators who stress creativity and resourcefulness to solutions with real world applications.

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Students in physics class working on experiments
Physics Educators

Our stratospheric ballooning research can’t be done by a single person. Students and faculty build equipment for near space research, learning career skills along the way. Faculty work with students throughout to accomplish their research goals. 

The Math and Sciences Division chair is Taviare Hawkins, PhD.