News from the Chemistry Department

New Faculty Member Joins the Department

August 27, 2014 / By: UST Chemistry Department

Dr. Joshua Layfield Joins the Department September 2014

Poster Session Summer 2014

Summer Poster Session Held

August 27, 2014 / By: UST Chemistry Department

On August 8th, students, faculty, staff, and parents gathered to showcase summer research.

Read Our Summer Newsletter

July 29, 2014 / By: UST Chemistry Department

Check out our summer newsletter to read about recent activities and upcoming events in the UST Chemistry Department.

Dr. Mithra Marcus gives plenary talk to POGIL

July 22, 2014 / By: UST Chemistry Department

Dr. Mithra Marcus recently gave a plenary talk to the 2014 POGIL North Central Regional Workshop.

Dr. Justin Donato is awarded a grant from the State of Minnesota

May 20, 2014 / By: UST Chemistry Department

Dr. Justin Donato and his collaborator Dr. Timothy LaPara of the University of Minnesota were recently awarded a grant from the Legislateive-Citizen Commission on Minnesota Resources (LCCMR) to study triclosan resistant microbes in wastewater treatment conditions.

Department Members Receive Awards

May 12, 2014 / By: UST Chemistry Department

Several department faculty and students have recently received awards from St. Thomas and at local and national meetings.

Dr. Tom Ippoliti Awarded a US Patent

April 23, 2014 / By: UST Chemistry Department

Dr. Tom Ippoliti and two former students were recently awarded a US Patent for his work on biodegradable polymers.

Students attend National Meeting of the American Chemical Society

April 15, 2014 / By: UST Chemistry Department

Sixteen UST students and two faculty presented at the 2014 Spring Meeting of the American Chemical Society in Dallas, TX.

Junior Cecilia Gentle to Study in Italy this Summer

April 15, 2014 / By: UST Chemistry Department

Junior chemistry major Cecilia Gentle is one of 17 students chosen by the American Chemical Society to partake in an International Research Experience for Undergraduates Program.

Junior Chemistry Major Receives Goldwater Scholarship

April 15, 2014 / By: UST Chemistry Department

Junior Cecilia Gentle and two other UST students were honored by the Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship program.

Celebrate Joe Brom's Retirement

April 14, 2014

Please join in celebrating with Dr. Joe Brom on Friday, May 9th from 4-8 p.m. at O’Gara’s!

Alumni Receive Recognition in Graduate School

April 3, 2014 / By: UST Chemistry Department

Three recent UST Chemistry Alumni have received recognition. Jamie Byrnes ('12) and Amber Schoenecker ('13) are the recipients of NSF Graduate Student Fellowships. Kyle Chamberlain ('13) received a Teaching Assistant award.

Browse our Winter Newsletter

March 18, 2014 / By: UST Chemistry Department

Take a look at all of the activities going on in the Chemistry Department. Browse our Winter 2014 Newsletter!

Dr. Gary Mabbott presents work at Pitcon 2014

March 17, 2014 / By: UST Chemistry Department

Dr. Gary Mabbott and undergraduate research student Maggie Malone-Povolny recently presented posters at Pitcon 2014 in Chicago, IL.

Chemistry Club Makes a Difference

February 5, 2014 / By: UST Chemistry Department

Chemistry Club members log 249 hours of volunteer service.

Alumni Page Launched

January 25, 2014 / By: UST Chemistry Department

A new page for alumni has been added to the Department website.

New Website

January 7, 2014 / By: UST Chemistry Department

The Chemistry Department along with other members of the College of Arts and Sciences has a new web presence.

New Faculty Join the Department

January 1, 2012 / By: UST Chemistry Department

In 2012 two new faculty joined the UST Chemistry Department.

See past news in our News Archive.

News from the UST Newsroom

Dr. Kris Wammer Receives 2014 Undergraduate Research Award for Faculty

Fri, 09 May 2014 14:00:24 +0000 by: St. Thomas Newsroom by: author

Wammer was honored for her outstanding commitment to supporting undergraduate research and faculty-student collaboration.

Professional Notes for May 1, 2014

Thu, 01 May 2014 00:00:00 +0000 by: Kelly Engebretson '99 M.A. by: author

This week's notes feature faculty Anne Klejment, Dalma Martinovic-Weigelt, Lisa Prevette, Manjeet Rege, Christian Washburn, John Wendt and Reid Zimmerman; staff Carol Peterfeso and James Rogers; and students Katie Boyd, Emily Cabel, Jackie Heitzman, Caitlin Kielblock, Lauren McGovern, Kirsten Muller, Megan Tappe and undergraduate students from the Geography Department.

Three Undergraduates Honored by Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship Program

Fri, 11 Apr 2014 16:23:30 +0000 by: Kelly Engebretson '99 M.A. by: author

Cecilia Gentle and Sarah Millholland were awarded scholarships, and Erik Sathe was granted an honorable mention by the prestigious and competitive program.

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