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Motion: The Hallmark of Life. From Marsupials to Molecules

Motion: The Hallmark of Life. From Marsupials to Molecules

Posted by on Mar 14, 2019 in Student News | 0 comments

On Monday, March 18th at 4:30pm in the Library Lecture Hall, there will be a featured speaker, Professor Martin Karplus. Dr. Karplus was awarded the Noble Prize in Chemistry in 2013. He will be giving a lecture on Motion: The Hallmark of Life. From Marsupials to Molecules. The lecture will present an intellectual path from the role of motion in animals, to...

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Majors Meet Alumni Event

Majors Meet Alumni Event

Posted by on Feb 21, 2019 in Alumni, Student News |

Chemistry and Physics faculty, students, and alumni will be gathering to welcome new Chemistry Majors, to hear about career paths in chemistry, and to celebrate the successes of alumni out in the real world! Victoria Perrone ’14, Chemistry Instructor and Director of Student Life at Boston University Academy, will give a featured presentation on the...

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Please Welcome Assistant Professor Dr. Nathanael Lau!

Please Welcome Assistant Professor Dr. Nathanael Lau!

Posted by on Feb 18, 2019 in Student News |

The Department of Chemistry and Physics is extremely excited to announce the addition of a new faculty member to our community. Dr. Nathanael Lau will be joining our department in Fall 2019 as an Assistant Professor in Inorganic Chemistry. Dr. Lau earned his Ph.D in Chemistry at the University of California Irvine and is completing his post-doctoral work...

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Chemistry at the Centennial Celebration!

Chemistry at the Centennial Celebration!

Posted by on Feb 3, 2019 in Alumni, Student News |

The Centennial Celebration (1919 to 2019) kicked off on Friday, February 1st 2019 with a concert on campus by the Eli Cash Band, featuring Philosophy’s own Dr. Kaplan Hasanoglu. The excitement didn’t end there. There were surprise guest performances by Ellen Still, Greg Pare, Dr. Ben Allen, Dr. Ryan Mott, Dr. Adam Silver, and Chemistry’s...

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Sadie Piatt’18 and Prof. Allen Price publish in PLOS ONE

Sadie Piatt’18 and Prof. Allen Price publish in PLOS ONE

Posted by on Jan 15, 2019 in Alumni, Student News |

Congratulations to recent graduate Sadie Piatt’18 and Prof. Allen Price on their recent publication in the journal PLOS ONE! The manuscript is on “Analyzing dwell times with the Generalized Method of Moments”. Check out the abstract and full open-access publication here. This work was primarily completed during Sadie’s internship on...

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Career in Chemistry: New focus and opportunities for EC Chemistry Major

Posted by on Dec 18, 2018 in Student News |

A Major in Chemistry – what can you do with that? How do I find a meaningful and fulfilling career that puts this amazing theory and skill to good use? We hear these questions often in the Department of Chemistry and Physics and we are excited to share a new path for students to travel on their way to life after graduation. The department has made...

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