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Physics Help Center

About the Physics Help Center

The WKU Department of Physics and Astronomy operates a Physics Help Center in KTH 1015 to help students with concepts and problem solving skills in the following introductory physics and astronomy courses:  

  • ASTR 104 - Astronomy of the Solar System
  • ASTR 106 - Astronomy of Stellar Systems 
  • ASTR 108 - Descriptive Astronomy 
  • PHYS 231 and 232 - Biophysics I and II 
  • PHYS 255 and 265 - University Physics I and II
  • PHYS 332 - Introduction to Physics and Biophysics II

The table below summarizes the background and expertise of the tutors who work in the Help Center.

Help Center Staff ASTR 104 ASTR 105 ASTR 106 ASTR 108 PHYS 231 PHYS 232 PHYS 255 PHYS 265 PHYS 332
Isaiah Alveraz X   X X X X X X  
Dr. Jason Boyles X       X X X X  
Hannah Kramer         X X X X  
Travis Oliver         X X X X  
Leah Hartman         X   X X X
Simon Shepard         X   X X X


Fall 2023 Regular Schedule

The help center will be open on days when classes are taught and closed for breaks such as Fall Break, Thanksgiving Break, and Spring Break. Final's week will have an alternate schedule.




Fall 2023 Finals Week Schedule


Please contact your professor or the Physics Department (info@physics.wku.edu) for more information.

 A community of faculty, staff, and students engaged in better understanding the physical world. 

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 Last Modified 11/30/23