Author Archives: fbuccheri

IMPORTANT COMMUNICATION: Undergraduate and Outreach Committees

In an effort to provide the best experience possible to our members and more importantly as many opportunities as possible for personal growth we decided to form two committees with a focus on UNDERGRADUATE students and on OUTREACH. Everybody interested … Continue reading

Posted in Announcements | Leave a comment

Di Xu is the new Web Master Officer

We’d like to extend a big congratulations to Di Xu in being elected as the interim Web Administrator for the UR SPIE Student Chapter! We also thank Zhayou for his willingness to participate actively in our chapter. Of the 25 members who … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Elections for Web Master Officer (temporary appointment)

(Left: Di Xu; right: Zhayou Nie, second from left) We have two members who would like volunteering to fill the position of Web Master Officer until the next elections to renew the executive board are held (April 2016). They are: … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Visit to George Eastman House: Sign up!

On Friday January 15th at 2pm we are going to visit George Eastman Museum: former mansion of George Eastman, the founder of Kodak, but also home of the international museum of photography. We have booked guided tours of the house, … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Todd Gustavson’s Talk

Yesterday, the Optics Colloquium Speaker was Todd Gustavson, the curator of the Technology Collection at George Eastman Museum. We were very happy for him to be invited by the department. In fact, we also had decided to invite Todd since … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

NEW Chapter Constitution and Bylaws

On December 4th, during the Christmas Party, we voted in order to change some articles in our Chapter Constitution and Bylaws, so to add the new position of “Communication Officer” to the Chapter’s Executive Board. 35 student members voted. The amendments … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Christmas Party

Last Friday we had our annual Christmas party. Check out the pictures here. This year we decided to move out from Goergen (for a change) and we booked the beautiful Welles-Brown room in Rush-Rhees Library, which has more of a … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Constitution Change: the Ballot

Hello members, above you will find the ballot you will receive during the Christmas Party, on December 4th. With this ballot you will express your vote regarding changes in the Constitution and Bylaws of the Chapter in order to add … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Photography Talk + Special Prizes Raffle

Hello SPIE members, save the date for Dec 7th, 3pm, Goergen 101. In fact, the Institute of Optics invited to talk Todd Gustavson, the curator of the technical collection of George Eastman Museum. He will give a talk by the title … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Important Communication: vote to change the chapter constitution

Hello chapter members, on December 4th, during the Christmas party, you will be called to vote on a change of few articles of the Chapter’s Constitution and Bylaws proposed by the executive board of the Chapter. The changes have been proposed … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment