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LC-MS Instrument Arrives on Campus

LC-MS Instrument Arrives on Campus

Posted by on Aug 29, 2017 in Student News |

The Department is very excited to welcome a new addition to our already impressive suite of chemistry instrumentation in the Wilkens Science Center. Earlier this month our new Agilent 1260 Infinity II liquid chromatography and InfinityLab quadrupole mass spectrometry detector (LC-MS) instrument arrived, was installed, and passed all tests. We are very...

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Dr. Aren Gerdon collaborates with the CDC to publish in chemistry education

Dr. Aren Gerdon collaborates with the CDC to publish in chemistry education

Posted by on Jul 10, 2017 in Student News |

A multi-year collaboration between Dr. Gerdon and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) in Atlanta, GA has led to a recent publication in the Journal of Chemical Education. This project involved students in the Analytical Chemistry course at Emmanuel College, but also general chemistry and analytical chemistry students at three other...

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Dr. Allen Price awarded NSF RUI grant

Dr. Allen Price awarded NSF RUI grant

Posted by on Jul 3, 2017 in Student News |

Congratulations to Dr. Allen Price on being awarded his second NSF RUI grant at Emmanuel College. Dr. Price’s proposal, “RUI: Elucidating the mechanisms of site specific DNA cleavage using single molecule methods“, was funded for over $340,000 and will be used to support undergraduate research in biophysics. Check out the award...

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Maura O’Brien’16 pursues Doctor of Nursing Practice

Maura O’Brien’16 pursues Doctor of Nursing Practice

Posted by on Jul 3, 2017 in Alumni, Student News |

Maura O’Brien, Class of 2016, will be joining students at Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore, MD this Fall 2017 to pursue a Doctor of Nursing Practice. The program at Johns Hopkins is in the #1 School of Nursing in the country, according to US News and World Reports. Maura completed a Chemistry and Spanish double-major at Emmanuel College and...

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Distinction and Honors

Distinction and Honors

Posted by on May 18, 2017 in Student News |

The faculty of the Department of Chemistry and Physics are pleased to recognize the achievements of all majors, particularly the Seniors, our Distinction in the Field Candidate, our new Gamma Sigma Epsilon Chemistry Honor Society inductees, our Department Award winners, and recent inductees to the Sigma Xi Research Honor Society. Distinction in the Field...

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Emmanuel Marches for Science!

Emmanuel Marches for Science!

Posted by on Apr 26, 2017 in Student News |

On Saturday, April 22nd, members of the Chemistry Club were joined by Dr. Bryan Sears, Dr. Holly Deak, Prof. Alisa Lando, and Dr. Allen Price to march at the Boston March for Science. The group was also joined by students and faculty of Biology, Math, and Psychology. Emmanuel supports...

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