Fall 2016 Department Events

Announcements & Updates

Two Information Sessions for Majors and Prospective Majors

Tuesday 9/20 at 12:30 pm in Ebaugh Labs (Rooms 113 and 202)

  1. “Navigating the Chemistry (B.A. and B.S.) and Biochemistry (B.S.) Majors”
  2. “Navigating Senior Research and Chem/Biochem Grad School Information”

Dr. Laura Kiessling from the University of Wisconsin-Madison

Thursday and Friday 9/29 and 9/30

Dr. Kiessling is a dynamic researcher whose work is at the intersection of chemistry and biology and focuses on protein-saccharide interactions. She is a member of the American Academy of Arts & Sciences and the National Academy of Sciences. For more information, please see Dr. Kiessling's website.

Her visit is being sponsored by the Ronneberg Endowment and students will have multiple opportunities to hear from and discuss science with Dr. Kiessling.

  • Thursday, September 29th at 11:30am:
    “Probing Bacterial Cell Wall Assembly with Chemistry”
    Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry Seminar (Ebaugh 113)
  • Thursday, September 29th at 12:30pm:
    Student lunch discussion with Dr. Kiessling
  • Thursday, September 29th at 8:00pm:
    “Us Versus Them: Carbohydrates as Microbial IDs”
    Ronneberg Public Lecture in Herrick Auditorium

Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry Seminar

Tuesday, October 11 at 11:30 am in Ebaugh 113

Dr. Emily Pentzer (Case Western Reserve University). “Using Synthetic Chemistry to Dictate Materials Properties and Assemblies: Janus Nanosheets and Novel Polymer Backbones”. For more information, please see Dr. Pentzer’s website.

Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry Faculty Research Presentation

Tuesday, October 18 at 11:30 am in Ebaugh 113

Come here short overviews of current research by chemistry and biochemistry faculty and students and learn important information about the procedure for applying for summer 2017 research opportunities in the department.

Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry Seminar

Tuesday, November 15 at 11:30 am in Ebaugh 113

Dr. Liva Rakotondraibe  (The Ohio State University College of Pharmacy). For more information, please see Dr. Rakotondraibe ’s website.

Also be sure to join the student led Denison Chemical Society (DCS) for these events this fall!

October 16: Mole-a-thon
October 30: Pumpkin Blowout
November 12: COSI trip
November 13: Granville Elementary School Science Day
December 13: Chemistry Jeopardy

 

 

Posted Date 
Friday, September 16, 2016

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