Girls Reaching to Achieve in Sports & Physics (GRASP)

6th Annual GRASP Summer Camp
First Session: June 3-7, 2013
Second Session: June 17-21, 2013

2013 GRASP Activities

Monday June 3 & 17
Tuesday June 4 & 18
Wednesday June 5 & 19
Thursday June 6 & 20
Friday June 17 & 21
Pictured left: The participants and volunteers of the first and second sessions of the 2013 GRASP summer camp.


Program Leaders


Robin Patterson
GRASP Co-Director
Undergraduate Program Coordinator
Lindsey Thaler
GRASP Co-Director
Assistant Director of Undergraduate Studies


2013 GRASP Contributors & Volunteers

Thank you to The Ohio State University Department of Physics, SCHOTT North America, Inc., The Ohio State University Graduate Women in Physics (GWiP) Organization, and OSU's Center for Cosmology and AstroParticle Physics (CCAPP) for their generous help in funding the 2012 GRASP Summer Camp.

Day Presenter Lecture Demo Physical Activity
Monday Dr. Nancy Santagata Physics of Jumping Rope No Demo Jump Rope
Tuesday Society of Women in Physics Physics of Ice Skating No Demo Ice Skating
Wednesday Dr. Shawna Hollen Physics of Football Gliders Football
Thursday No Presenter Science Day No Demo No Physical Activity
Friday Dr. Linn Van Woerkom Demo Show Liquid Nitrogen Ice Cream Climbing Wall

The Department of Physics Office of Undergraduate Studies would like to thank all the presenters for their wonderful lectures and demonstrations.

Special Thanks

Faculty and Staff

Dr. John Beacom
Terry Bradley
Dr. Amy Connolly
Chris Healy
Dr. Richard Hughes
K.J. Jackson
John Langkals
Mark Reed
Dr. Todd Thompson
Harold Whitt

Undergraduate Students, Graduate Students, and Post-Docs

Archana Anandakrishnan
Emily Babbert
Anne Benjamin
Casey Berger
Lex Clark
Dr. Gisella DeRosa
Anastasia Lawson
Marisa Mulac
Njoki Mwangi
Becca Reesman
Jenna Robinson
Tajana Schneiderman
Eric Suchyta
Amy Weisman
Morgan Welsh
Brandon Wilson
Natalie Zeleznik