Entries tagged with ‘Chemistry’

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Reginald Penner ’83 Helps Lead a Nanowire Discovery

A California-based research group led by Reginald Penner ’83 has made an important discovery in nanowire technology that could revolutionize our battery-powered devices.

Gustie Math and Science Majors Take Top Competition Honors

A team of Gustavus Adolphus College math and science majors placed higher than any other liberal arts college in the nation in a recent international math competition.

Four Gustavus Alumnae Honored by the National Science Foundation

Three recent alumnae were named winners of the National Science Foundation’s (NSF) Graduate Research Fellowships (GRF), which strive to foster and promote excellence in U.S. science, technology, engineering, and mathematics. Another Gustie received an honorable mention for the fellowship.

Ray Sajulga ’17: Bits, Bytes, and Biochemistry

When Ray Sajulga started doing on-campus research during November of his first year, he had no idea that he would be able to combine his love of science and computers both inside and outside the lab.

Thought Forms: Exploring the Intersection and Overlap of Art and Science

Gustavus senior Haley Bell and art professor Kristen Lowe spent much of January outside their comfort zone. Instead of collaborating in the art studio, the pair traded their smocks for safety goggles and spent the month in professor Scott Bur’s chemistry lab.

Chemistry Student Honored at Florida Conference

Gustavus Adolphus College junior Jason Schultz was recently honored at the 19th Winter Fluorine Conference in St. Pete Beach, Fla., on Jan. 11-16.

Chemistry Professor Receives Grant from Dreyfus Foundation

Gustavus Adolphus College Assistant Professor of Chemistry Dwight Stoll has been selected to receive a prestigious Faculty Start-Up Award for 2008 from the Camille and Henry Dreyfus Foundation in New York.

Chemistry Department Receives Major Instrumentation Gift

Bill Soderlund and Soderlund Village Drug of St. Peter recently made a major gift of $205,000 to the Department of Chemistry at Gustavus Adolphus College. The gift will enable the college to purchase a Liquid Chromatography/Tandem Mass Spectrometer, to be used in instructional laboratories and faculty/student research projects.

Alumni Spotlight: Dr. Jeffrey Johnson ’00 Receives Dreyfus Award

Dr. Jeffrey Johnson, a 2000 graduate of Gustavus Adolphus College and assistant professor of chemistry at Hope College in Holland, Mich., has received a Faculty Start-Up Award from the Camile and Henry Dreyfus Foundation Inc.