May 2011 (Volume 20, Number 5)
Congressman “Lights Up”
At a reception on Capitol Hill on April 6, the Science-Engineering-Technology Working Group (SETWG), to which APS belongs, presented two members of Congress with the George E. Brown, Jr. Leadership Award for their work on issues related to science, technology and engineering. In the photo, APS Head of Public Outreach Becky Thompson (right) gives an LED "throwie" to Congressman Daniel Lipinski (D-IL), one of the Award recipients.
March Meeting Prize and Award Recipients
APS President Barry Barish presented prizes and awards to these individuals at the March Meeting ceremonial session in Dallas.