Chemistry student Genesis Renderos ’17 received the New Jersey Institute of Chemists (NJIC) award. NJIC annually awards certificates of achievement to senior undergraduates who demonstrate an outstanding record of achievement, ability, leadership and character. Renderos is a SURGE fellow student who is working under the supervision of Assistant Professor Yosra Badiei, Ph.D., on a project […]
On March 24, the chemistry department attended the Nichols Symposium and award dinner for the New York section of the American Chemical Society. The symposium focused on chemistry and biochemistry innovations at the forefront of medical science and renewable energy sources. Genesis Renderos ’17 was honored for receiving a Nichols Research Fellowship for her work […]
On Saturday, November 12, a group of approximately 109 middle, high school, and community college students, family members, Saint Peter’s undergraduate students and educators came to Saint Peter’s University to attend the second annual STEM event on campus: “The Path to the STEM Dream for Young Scholars.” This event is a collaborative effort between the […]
Last month 10 students were inducted into the chemistry honor society, Gamma Sigma Epsilon. Students inducted into the honor society must have completed 16 or more more credits of chemistry and demonstrated high scholastic performance in the field of chemistry and overall. Pictured from left: Mallory P. Feliciano, Robert A. Graffin, Kristian M. Gutierrez, Sandy T. Nguyen, Christopher R. […]
Patricia Ann Redden, Ph.D., professor of chemistry, received an award at the national meeting of the American Chemical Society (ACS) for serving on the ACS Council for 30 years. Dr. Redden was an elected representative of the New York Section of ACS for those years and served on many national committees.
The chemistry department recently hosted 85 daisy and brownie girl scouts from the Heart of N.J. Girl Scout Council for an afternoon of science experiments and fun. Twenty three students from the education and science departments, including students from the Collins Chemistry Society, the Gamma Sigma Epsilon Chemistry honor society and the Mendel Biology Club, […]
Saint Peter’s University students, faculty and administrators recently hosted a Science Day at the Sacred Heart School in Jersey City. Students Grishma Patel ’15, Kevin Karakkat ’15 and Jereena Varghese ’15, along with Professor Castaldi and Professor Wilmanski, did an entire forensic science fingerprinting experiment with the children and they loved it! This event marked the […]
The Gamma Sigma Epsilon, Chemistry Honor Society, Induction took place on January 15. Congratulations to this exceptional group of students!
Faculty and students from the chemistry department presented at the National American Chemical Society meeting in San Francisco August 10 through the 14. The students presented two papers, “Student prepared videos to document instrumentation and laboratory procedures,” and “Science and the synthesis of artificial scents and flavors.”