Chemistry News

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NASA Research: Solar Panels Made of Martian Dirt

NASA recently awarded Carroll College Assistant Professor of Chemistry John Rowley an $86,000 grant through the NASA EPSCoR Rapid Response Research program.

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Michael Henderson's Research Article in Science Advances is Published!

Congratulations to Carroll senior Biochemistry and Molecular Biology major Michael Henderson of Eugene, OR, for recently having his research published in the November 2020 issue of Science Advances, the American Association for the Advancement of Science’s (AAAS) open access multid

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Carroll Chemistry Newsletter - Fall 2020

Dear Carroll College Chemistry Alumni and Supporters:

We hope you and your family are healthy and enjoying the change of season. We are nearing the end of the fall semester, and we want to let you know what has been happening since our last newsletter.

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Summer REU Experience: Olivia Sablan

This summer I had the opportunity to conduct research through the Clean Energy Bridge to Research Program with the University of Washington. Due to COVID19, this research experience for undergraduates (REU) was moved to an online program.

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Chemistry Department Newsletter: June 8, 2020

Dear Carroll College Chemistry Alumni and Supporters:

It has been several years since we sent a newsletter to our alumni and supporters. We feel that it is a good time to reach out and update you on our department.

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Carroll Chemistry Graduate Defends his Ph.D.

Congratulations to Carroll College Chemistry alumni Forrest Laskowski ‘12 for successfully defending his Ph.D.

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Chemistry Students Volunteer at Outreach Clinic in Mexico

Over winter break, the Montana Outreach Clinic made its annual trip to Santa Maria del Mexicano Orphanage in Colon, Mexico.

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Chemistry student studies abroad in Cuba

My name is Ian Jacobson and I am a senior chemistry major at Carroll College. I had the opportunity to spend two weeks in Cuba on a study abroad trip led by Dr.

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Study abroad while studying Chemistry

My name is Kerri McInnis and I am a junior at Carroll College.  I am double major in Biochemistry/Molecular Biology and Spanish.

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The art of science at a liberal arts college

You might assume that a Chemistry major would only write a senior thesis on obscure chemical reactions. Well, not at Carroll College!  The intriguing topics explored by senior chemistry students are, in many ways, a reflection of the Carroll College Liberal Arts Education.