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Meet Dr. Nathan Lau!

Meet Dr. Nathan Lau!

Posted by on Nov 4, 2019 in Majors and Minors, Student News |

The Department of Chemistry & Physics would like to highlight our newest professor, Dr. Nathan Lau! Dr. Lau recently moved to the east coast from California and is teaching chemistry at Emmanuel College. He will be teaching CHEM 1102 – Principles of Chemistry II lab and lecture and CHEM 2115 – Inorganic Chemistry during this upcoming spring...

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Chemistry Club and National Chemistry Week

Posted by on Oct 17, 2019 in Student News |

This upcoming week, October 20-26th, is National Chemistry Week (NCW)! NCW is an annual community-based program that unites members of the American Chemical Society (ACS). The goal of NCW is encourage individuals interested in chemistry to communicate and connect the importance of chemistry to their everyday lives in a positive way. The theme for this...

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Alumna Ashley Smith ’15 Thrives Teaching High School Chemistry

Alumna Ashley Smith ’15 Thrives Teaching High School Chemistry

Posted by on Oct 7, 2019 in Alumni, Student News |

Featured Alumna Ashley Smith, Class of 2015 At Emmanuel College, Ashley was a Chemistry major with a minor in Biology. Once she completed her undergraduate studies at Emmanuel, she attended the University of Pennsylvania to receive her Master of Science in Education, Secondary Education: Science. She currently works at Ridgefield High School as a Chemistry...

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The Chemistry of Ice Cream

The Chemistry of Ice Cream

Posted by on Oct 2, 2019 in Student News |

The students and faculty of the Department of Chemistry and Physics gathered for an important discussion on the chemistry of ice cream in the Wilkens Science Center on Oct 2nd. Through careful experimentation (mostly tasting) we have concluded that ice cream tastes good and that chocolate syrup tastes even better when delivered in a (clean, never been...

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Dr. Allen Price, Chair of the Department of Chemistry and Physics

Dr. Allen Price, Chair of the Department of Chemistry and Physics

Posted by on Sep 17, 2019 in Student News |

The Department of Chemistry & Physics at Emmanuel College would like to introduce Dr. Allen Price as our new Department Chair! Dr. Price has been teaching at Emmanuel for eleven years and counting, offering courses in Physics, Biochemistry, Sustainability, and Energy and the Environment. Dr. Price also runs a research lab that specializes in using...

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