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William and Mary Digest: May 10

William and Mary Digest: May 10

Food truck brings experiments to campus

A food truck rife with experiments visited the College of William and Mary earlier this month.

Carl Grossman, the owner of Food Truck for the Physics Mind, takes his business to colleges and universities around the nation.

His aim is to show experiments going on inside the truck, much to the delight of students and physics professors. During his May 2 W&M visit, one faculty member said the truck was ill-timed.

"It's finals week," said Keith Griffioen, physics professor. "And our majors have to finish up their senior projects. They really don't have any time."

Grossman has equipment on his...