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Award-winning theoretical physicist visits CSU-Pueblo

Sylvester James Gates Jr. | Photo courtesy of Award-winning theoretical physicist Sylvester James Gates, Jr. spoke at CSU-Pueblo’s Hoag Recital Hall March 12. His lecture, which was entitled “At the Boundary of Modern Science: Where I Find Myself,” was sponsored by the CSU-Pueblo college of science and mathematics, the office of student services and enrollment management and the PROPEL center. Gates was awarded the National Medal of Science in 2013 for his contributions to the science, technology, engineering and mathematics fields. In 2009, he was the first person to...