What’s Happening


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Joe Reczek, associate professor of chemistry, is a mentor to an award-winning science fair team.

Date: September 19, 2016

Chemistry and Biochemistry students and faculty have much to look forward to in the coming months.

Date: September 16, 2016
students working in denison chem lab

Jordan Fantini, Associate Professor of Chemistry, traveled with three students to the 2016 Spring National Meeting of the American Chemical Society.

Date: August 24, 2016
Patrick Keller
Awards & Honors

Patrick Keller '16, biochemistry major, was honored by Denison President Adam Weinberg with the President's Medal.

Date: July 13, 2016
Connor Wuorinen

Connor Wuorinen '16 is Denison's most recent student trustee.

Date: July 6, 2016

Faculty and students gathered to celebrate our graduating senior majors and students from all years honored with department awards.

Date: June 9, 2016
Student Poster Presentation 1

Sun, waves, and Denison Chemistry and Biochemistry majors presenting undergraduate research at the ACS National Meeting.

Date: June 3, 2016

Recent chemistry/biochemistry graduates have been awarded National Science Foundation Grants.

Date: April 5, 2016

Michael Stern, a member of the Denison class of 1983, vice president of Monsanto, presents “Trends in Global Agriculture: Challenge and Opportunities.”

Date: March 17, 2016
STEMfest at The Works museum

Joe Reczek, associate professor of chemistry, taught water purification techniques at the annual STEMfest at The Works museum.

Date: February 23, 2016

The American Chemistry Society published a paper “Predictable Tuning of Absorption Properties in Modular Aromatic Donor–Acceptor Liquid Crystals” authored by three Denison students and a professor.

Date: February 23, 2016


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The National Science Foundation has awarded a grant of $105,300 to Denison University for support of research by members of the Denison chemistry faculty.

Date: November 19, 2015
Tuesday, November 10, 2015
11:30 AM

Join us Tuesday November 10th at 11:30 am in Ebaugh 113 for advice on crafting personal statements

Date: November 6, 2015
Departmental Fellows

This honor is earned by excellent academic performance, service to the department and the positive attitude and contributions these students bring to the classroom, research lab, and the general climate of the department.

Date: October 26, 2015
Summer Research 1
Student Research

Twenty-three chemistry students presented posters of their summer research at Denison’s Science Research Symposium.

Date: September 10, 2015
Dr. Mona Maalouf

This fall, the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry is pleased to welcome Dr. Mona Maalouf as a visiting faculty member for the 2015-2016 academic year.

Date: September 9, 2015

Expanding research capabilities with a new X-ray diffractometer (XRD) system.

Date: September 8, 2015

Connect with Denison chemists and biochemists to learn more about science going on both in and outside of Ebaugh!

Date: September 8, 2015
Dee Salukombo '12

Makorobondo Kamongwa “Dee” Salukombo ’12 doesn’t avoid hard things.

Date: July 31, 2015
Casey Cempre

Recent Denison University graduate Casey Cempre has been selected as the recipient of the 2015 North Coast Athletic Conference Don Hunsinger Award.

Date: July 7, 2015

Professor Emeritus of Chemistry George. L Gilbert passed away May 13 at the age of 81.

Date: May 19, 2015
Awards & Honors

This years guest speaker was Amy Landis '01. Our senior class along with our most outstanding students were honored.

Date: May 8, 2015
Andrea Karl running through banner at finish line

Chemistry and Biochemistry alum marathon winner Andrea Karl says running makes her a better scientist​​!

Date: April 23, 2015

Research talks by current students and alumni plus the department’s annual spring banquet help end the academic year in style.

Date: March 12, 2015
Katie Leight '11

Congrats to Katie Leight '11 who was recently highlighted at the University of Arizona as an NSF Graduate Fellow for her work with organic photovoltaics.

Date: February 18, 2015

Eleven Chemistry and Biochemistry students to present research posters at the Spring ACS National Meeting.

Date: February 12, 2015


Departmental faculty updates for Fall 2014.

Date: December 3, 2014

Analytical chemist Mark Bauer '80 has been promoted to Senior Research Leader, the highest professional level for scientists and engineers at Battelle.

Date: November 13, 2014
Tuesday, November 4, 2014
11:30 AM

Dr. Virgilio G. Ponferrada will speak on November 4th on his work at the Cincinnati Children's Research Foundation

Date: October 28, 2014
Sunday, October 26, 2014
11:00 AM

Time for some exercise and chemistry demos!

Date: October 22, 2014