October 11, 2010

Pom-Poms and Protons: Promoting Science with 76ers Cheerleaders

Jim Trefil is all about bringing the wonders of the way our natural world works to the general public. And if it takes cheerleaders to get his message across, then so be it.

Trefil, Robinson Professor of Physics, has built his career on bridging the gap between science and society, but this newest project — possibly the quirkiest partnership to date — proves one thing. He is willing to try any means.

Read the rest of this article at George Mason’s University News.