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Chemistry professors present Grand Rapids Public Schools tutoring project

Chemistry professors present Grand Rapids Public Schools tutoring project

Professors Mary Karpen and Stephanie Schaertel presented a poster entitled A Collaborative Tutoring Project for Advanced Courses  in Grand Rapids Public Schools at the GVSU 2017 Civic Engagement Showcase.

GVSU Chemistry Alum wins award

GVSU Chemistry Alum wins award

GVSU alum ('14) and Wayne State University graduate student, Matt Bailey, was awarded the Best Poster Prize at the Rare Earth Research Conference (Ames, Iowa) in June.

Target Inquiry teachers publish work in The Physics Teacher

Target Inquiry teachers publish work in The Physics Teacher

Target Inquiry participants and Lakeshore Middle School eighth-grade science teachers Joe Lutz and Kevin Sylvester published a paper in the journal The Physics Teacher.

Tom Pentecost wins Oliver Wilson Academy teaching award

Tom Pentecost wins Oliver Wilson Academy teaching award

Dr. Tom Pentecost has been selected for the 2016-17 Outstanding Faculty Award from the Oliver Wilson Freshman Academy.

Ngassa lab publishes work on synthesis of arylsulfonates

Ngassa lab publishes work on synthesis of arylsulfonates

Work by Dr. Felix Ngassa on the synthesis of arylsulfonates was recently featured in Trends in Organic Chemistry.

Manuscript explores use of animations and simulations

Manuscript explores use of animations and simulations

An article describing collaborative work between Dr. Debbie Herrington, Dr. Jessie VandenPlas, and Michigan State University professor Dr. Ryan Sweeder was recently published in the Journal of Science Education and Technology

Target Inquiry teachers publish research-based classroom activities

Target Inquiry teachers publish research-based classroom activities

Three local science teachers taking part in the Target Inquiry program have received recognition for their efforts to develop inquiry-based classroom activities.

GVSU Professors demo at leadership conference

GVSU Professors demo at leadership conference

Professors Michelle DeWitt and Jim Krikke worked the Chemistry Career booth at the Hispanic Leadership Conference at Hope College

Powers lab has structures featured in Protein Science

Powers lab has structures featured in Protein Science

Crystals structures solved by Dr. Rachel Powers' lab with several several potential inhibitors bound in the active site were recently featured in the journal Protein Science.  

George McBane publishes two papers

George McBane publishes two papers

Dr. George McBane published two papers recently, one in the Journal of Molecular Spectroscopy and the other in the Journal of Chemical Physics