APS News

February 1999 (Volume 8, Number 2)

Discounted Auto Insurance Added to Member Benefits

The APS has entered into an agreement with GEICO, a leading auto insurer, to provide members with a preferred rate. With a current or new GEICO Preferred auto insurance policy, mention your APS membership number (listed on the first line of your APS News mailing label) and, in most states, GEICO will give you an extra 8% discount.* The savings to you will cover the cost of annual APS dues in most cases. In addition to savings, GEICO offers convenient 24-hour service with a professional representative for rate quotes, filing a claim, or to answer questions. When you qualify, you'll get coverage tailored to your personal needs and a choice of payment plans.

All it takes is a quick call to GEICO Preferred at: 1-800-368-2734 or visit their web site at: www.geico.com.

* Discount is 10% in CA, DC, and IL; 3% in NY; not available in all states. Discount is not available in GEICO Indemnity Company or GEICO Casualty Company. One group discount applicable per policy. Government Employees Insurance Co. GEICO General Insurance Co. GEICO Indemnity Co. GEICO Casualty Co. These shareholder-owned companies are not affiliated with the U.S. Government. GEICO Auto Insurance is not available in MA , NJ or outside the U.S.

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Editor: Barrett H. Ripin
Associate Editor: Jennifer Ouellette

February 1999 (Volume 8, Number 2)

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Articles in this Issue
Centennial News: Hawking Confirmed as Centennial Speaker
Centennial News: A Century of Physics Timeline Decade
Centennial News: Physics in the 20th Century
Centennial News: Additional Centennial Exhibits
Centennial News: Centennial Meeting Tutorials
Survey Looks at 'Two-Body' Problem Among Physicists
APS Workshop Targets Tribulations of New Managers
PR Focus
Discounted Auto Insurance Added to Member Benefits
Fusion Pellets, Most Powerful Laser Highlight DPP Meeting
New: Plasma Astrophysics Group Formed
The Back Page
Career Corner
Zero Gravity: The Lighter Side of Science
Meeting Briefs
In Brief