Dr. Bynum receives public service award from the Suffolk County Martin Luther King Jr. Commission
The faculty and staff of CESAME are proud to announce that Dr. Bynum, the founder of CESAME, received a public service award from the Suffolk County Martin Luther King Jr. Commission on Friday, January 17, at the Hyatt Windwatch Hotel in Hauppauge.
Dr. Bynum received this honor, along with eight other recipients, for over twenty years of dedication, innovation, entrepreneurship and support of programs to increase diversity in education. CESAME has awarded over $5,000,000 in fellowships to undergraduates, graduate students and teachers working in high-needs schools.
December 4: Astronomy Open Night - "Supermassive black holes: the most powerful and ancient objects in the University" (Dr. Takamitsu Tanaka)
December 11: Physics Open Night - "Chirality: from ancient Egypt to tomorrow's technologies" (Dr. Dmitri Kharzeev)