The University of St. Thomas Student Affiliate Chapter of the American Chemical Society received the highest possible Outstanding Award.
Cecilia Gentle's International Research Experience for Undergraduates was recently highlighted in the Newsroom.
Fourteen student researchers in chemistry presented posters at the Summer Undergraduate Research Expo of the Materials Research Science and Engineering Center at the University of Minnesota.
Dr. Joshua Layfield joined the Department September 2014
On August 8th, students, faculty, staff, and parents gathered to showcase summer research.
Check out our summer newsletter to read about recent activities and upcoming events in the UST Chemistry Department.
Dr. Mithra Marcus recently gave a plenary talk to the 2014 POGIL North Central Regional Workshop.
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.
Several department faculty and students have recently received awards from St. Thomas and at local and national meetings.
Dr. Tom Ippoliti and two former students were recently awarded a US Patent for his work on biodegradable polymers.
Junior Cecilia Gentle and two other UST students were honored by the Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship program.
The Chemistry Department along with other members of the College of Arts and Sciences has a new web presence.
See past news in our News Archive.
This week's notes feature faculty Mary Ann Brenden, Mark DelCogliano, Massimo Faggioli, Sarah Ferguson, Amy Finnegan, Eric Fort, Mike Klein, Robert Koerpel, Jack Nelson-Pallmeyer, Shirley Polejewski, Jim Rogers, Gerald Schlabach, Sister Katarina Schuth, AnnMarie Thomas, Jessica Toft, Father (professor emeritus) David Whitten Smith, Carey Winkler and Kari Zimmerman; and students Tim Stammeyer and Jade Schleif.
Senior Cecilia Gentle spent 10 weeks in Perugia, Italy, last summer studying quantum dots, tiny crystals that glow when exposed to light, for use in solar cells.
This week's notes feature faculty Bernard Brady, Tony Borgerding, Eric Fort, Marites Guino-o, Shersten Johnson, Gary Mabbott, Mark Neuzil, Bill Ojala, Mark Stansbury-O'Donnell, AnnMarie Thomas, Lisa Waldner and Meg Wilkes Karraker; staff Tim Dohmen, Becky Durham, Sarah Huesing and Jennifer Rogers; students Maya Audi, Nicholas Brinza, Jaya Dhami, Sam Dennert, Benjamin Gelinas, Joe Jaye, Kara Kassekert, Lucas Keehr, Daniel Kremer, Maggie Malone-Povolny, Grant McCormick, Meghan Talbot, Brianna Vickerman and Alison Yang; and alumni Jaclyn Fermanich, Kendra Lystad, Emilee Sirek, Jonathan Smiej and Victoria Speake.