Winter 2013: Full Issue

The Director Vector
   02 A Piecewise Continuous Path
   04 Pitching Physics
Pathways | Advice from Experienced Voices
   06 Butterflies in the Stomach
Singularities | Profiles in Physics
   08 UNG Senior Training for Spot on Olympic Team
   10 Mars Man
Feature: Mental Maintenance
   13 When physics and life get hard, what gets you through?
   14 Mental Maintenance
   18 Take Good Care of Yourself
   19 Considering Counseling?
   20 Finding [or Building] a Community
   22 Normal is a Dryer Setting
Elegant Connections in Physics
   24 The Struggles of Paul Ehrenfest
Meeting Notes | SPS Reporters at Science Conferences
   30 116th ASA Meeting: I Never Asked for This!
   31 DPF: From αs to Ζ1
Connect With Your Zone!
   32 Spring 2014 SPS Zone Meetings

About the Cover
In this issue, we explore the academic stresses and social pressure that undergraduates face, and how to give yourself a tune up when it all feels like too much.

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Kendra Redmond

Managing Editor
Devin Powell

Guest Feature Editor
Dwight E. Neuenschwander,
Southern Nazarene University

Copy Editor
Cynthia Freeman

Art Director
Tracy Nolis-Schwab


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DJ Wagner
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Toni Sauncy

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