July 1, 2015
Professor Robert (Rob) Bachman was named as the Council on Undergraduate Research’s (CUR) Volunteer of the Year.
June 24, 2015
Helen (Dauer) Yan (C'09) was chosen by the Knowles Science Teaching Foundation as a member of its 2015 cohort of Teaching Fellows. This year, 34 promising high school mathematics and science teachers who are just beginning their careers were awarded KSTF Teaching Fellowships.
May 12, 2015
Several students from the Chemistry Department presented oral and poster presentations at Scholarship Sewanee on April 24, 2015. Thirteen posters and one oral presentation were presented. Luis Tinoco, Fernando Acosta, William Wright, Sonia Francone, and Ena Aguilar mentored by Dr. Deon Miles won second place in the Physical Sciences division with their poster "Size characterization and surface modification of monolayer-protected quantum dots." Leslie Leiva, Veronica Gordillo-Herrejon, and Ava Conner mentored by Dr. Emily White won third place in the Physical Sciences division with their poster "Monitoring wastewater treatment by a rural falcultative lagoon system."
May 1, 2015
The 10th Annual Chemistry Demonstration Show was held April 16, 2015 at 6:00 pm in Blackman Auditorium for the community. On this spectacular evening, the Oscars met Chemistry with each demonstration being performed by chemistry and biochemistry majors and minors.
April 23, 2015
John Bordley Recognized for 50 years in American Chemical Society
April 13, 2015
Dr. Bethel Seballos presented her recent research at The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga on April 10, 2015.
April 8, 2015
Professors Bachman and Miles travelled to Denver to present their latest research and pedagogic innovations.
April 6, 2015
The Sewanee Chemistry Department Presents the 10th Annual Chemistry Demonstraion Show Where the Oscars Meets Chemistry
January 21, 2015
Three chemistry majors from 2009—Molly Carpenter, Margaret Anne Gray Hinkle and Brendan Monks—completed their Ph.D.’s in the last few months.
December 10, 2014
End of semester celebration with students and faculty from the Chemistry and Biology Departments
December 3, 2014
Each fall the Chemistry Department announces three awards at the Founder’s Day Convocation in recognition of outstanding student achievement in the study of Chemistry.
October 14, 2014
Associate Professor of Chemistry Deon Miles recently wrote an article published in the Journal of Chemical Education entitled “Laboratory Development and Lecture Renovation for a Science of Food and Cooking Course”.
September 26, 2014
Dr. Emily White, Assistant Professor of Chemistry, participated in the ceremonial groundbreaking of the Sewanee Constructed Wetlands Research Station on Friday, September 26th.
September 18, 2014
Students And Faculty Attended The American Chemical Society local section meeting at the Tennessee Aquarium.
May 25, 2014
May 22, 2014
Maggie Hudson named Valedictorian for the Class of 2014
May 11, 2014
Eleven biochemistry and seven chemistry majors were awarded bachelors degrees at the University’s Commencement on May 11, 2014.
May 7, 2014
Junior Troop #556 and Cadette Troop #555 participated in Scout Science Day at the University of the South on April 26, 2014.
May 4, 2014
Team Latin Sensation excels at BBQ Slam
April 29, 2014
Chemistry students present at Scholarship Sewanee
April 4, 2014
Crosby and Bachman present at National Undergraduate Research Conference
April 2, 2014
Annual Chemistry Demonstration Show
April 2, 2014
Annual Chemistry Demonstration Show
March 26, 2014
Dr. Miles Authors Paper in Journal of Chemical Education
March 24, 2014
March 11, 2014
Welcome to the new chemistry and biochemistry majors and minors
February 20, 2014
Robert Bachman, F. B. Williams Professor of Chemistry, re-elected as a councilor of CUR
February 10, 2014
Chemistry Majors and Minors Departmental Party
January 13, 2014
Assistant Professor of Chemistry, Bethel Sharma Seballos, has recently been recognized by the American Chemical Society as an official ACS Chemistry Ambassador.
January 10, 2014
Laboratory Safety Orientation for the Easter 2014 semester will be on Tuesday, January 14, 2014 at 1:30 p.m. in Blackman Auditorium (Woods Laboratories) and Wednesday, January 15, 2014 at 1:00 p.m. in Blackman Auditorium (Woods Laboratories).
December 20, 2013
Parker Haynes, C'14, has been nominated for a prestigious year-long Watson Fellowship during 2014-15. Offered by the Thomas J. Watson Foundation, the Watson Fellowships offer college graduates a year of independent exploration and travel outside the United States.
November 28, 2013
Six students presented research they have conducted in conjunction with faculty in the Chemistry Department at the 2013 Southeast Regional Meeting of the American Chemical Society, which was held November 12-16, in Atlanta, Georgia.
October 28, 2013
Maggie Hudson, C'14, was the winner of The Louis George Hoff Memorial Scholarship.
September 16, 2013
The Chemistry Department has released the Fall 2013 Seminar Schedule. Click through to read more.