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Colon Cancer “Get Your Rear In Gear”

Posted by on Sep 26, 2018 in Alumni, Student News |

This past weekend, the Emmanuel College community consisting of Students, Faculty, and Alumni were able to join together to raise money for Colon Cancer research and awareness. The event called “Get Your Rear in Gear” was held at Carson Beach in Boston, where participants could either Run or Walk a 5K. Several current students who are part of the Emmanuel...

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Aren Gerdon and student researchers publish!

Posted by on Sep 17, 2018 in Alumni, Student News |

Congratulations to Aimee Sanford ’16, Geoff Conklin ’15, and Jason Miech ’18 for the fantastic work, recently published in Materials Science & Engineering C! “Solution rheological parameters modulate calcium phosphate mineralization in a microfluidic device” This work is primarily based on the Distinction in the Field work by Geoff,...

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Welcome back!

Welcome back!

Posted by on Sep 5, 2018 in Student News |

On the morning of this centennial year, I’m struck by the rich history of Emmanuel Saints that have studied before us and I’m astounded by the progress that chemists have made in the past 100 years. Think about what those chemistry students were studying at Emmanuel College back in 1919! We have much to learn this year and for the next 100...

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Busy Summers in Chemistry & Physics

Busy Summers in Chemistry & Physics

Posted by on Aug 31, 2018 in Student News |

While the campus may be quiet during the summer months, the Wilkens Science Center is always bustling with faculty and student research activity! Here are a few wonderful updates from faculty members this summer: Dr. Michelle Watt – Joined the Department of Chemistry and Physics as an Assistant Professor in Organic Chemistry. We are very excited for the...

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Senior Projects on “Chemistry of Materials”

Senior Projects on “Chemistry of Materials”

Posted by on Jun 5, 2018 in Student News |

Materials have such a tangible place in our society, it’s hard to ignore the chemistry that goes into their synthesis, production, and use at a molecular level. Our senior chemistry majors spent their final semester learning about the Chemistry of Materials and presented an impressive array of topics to our department and to the Emmanuel College community....

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Chemistry Major Day Celebration!

Posted by on Jun 5, 2018 in Alumni, Student News |

On March 23rd, current and new chemistry majors and minors took part in a “Chemistry Major Day Celebration.” The celebration featured a talk from alumnus Mike Lynch ’13 who talked about the research he is conducting while completing his PhD in the Department of Chemistry at Cornell University. Mike investigates the cross-linking reaction that takes...

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