News & Updates

 News
A big thank you goes out to "Mika, Lili and Meghan for doing an excellent, excellent job representing USA Chemistry at the Women In STEM Teen Conference - Career Expo ... The ladies spent a good bit of their time preparing, practicing, setting up beforehand. On Saturday, they were wonderful in interacting with the girls and their parents." - Alexandra Stenson
"Congratulations to two junior chemistry majors, Benjamin Jackson and Savannah Hoyt for their induction into Mortar Board National Senior Honor Society. Mortar Board is a nationally recognized senior honor society that is based on service, leadership, and scholarship. Each year the University of South Alabama Sally Steadman Azalea Chapter selected 50 senior students for membership. Congratulations Benjamin and Savannah!" - Larry Yet

"Congratulations to our chemistry senior undergraduate student, Kaitlyn Roberts, who was awarded Who’s Who of the University of South Alabama. Kaitlyn was chosen based on her involvement, commitment, and contributions to campus life at the University of South Alabama. Thorough out her undergraduate career Kaitlyn has been involved in many activities and organizations such as Alpha Epsilon Delta, American Chemical Society, and Undergraduate Research. Congratulations Kaitlyn!" - Larry Yet

"Congratulations to our chemistry senior undergraduate student, Madison R. Tuttle, who was awarded  the 2017 NSF Graduate Research Fellowship.  Madison was one of 2000 awardees nationwide from an application pool of 13000 and representing one of 1,158 women!  Her research mentor is Dr. Larry Yet.  She is one of two awardees from South this year.  This is the fourth award for mentors from the Chemistry Department in the last decade." - Larry Yet 

Congratulations to our senior undergraduate chemistry students Madison Tuttle and Taylor Hamby, for winning the poster competition, 1st and 2nd place, respectively in Section II at the 94th Annual Meeting of the Alabama Academy of Science held on the USA campus February 22-24, 2017" - Larry Yet

Seminars - Spring 2017    

Friday, Jan 20th
12:20 pm Chemistry Room 201

Tanay Kesharwani University of West Florida
Pensacola, FL

Friday, Feb 17th
12:20 pm Chemistry Room 201

Margaret Johnson University of Alabama at Birmingham
Birmingham, AL

Friday, Mar 24th
12:20 pm Chemistry Room 201

Student Seminar University of South Alabama
Mobile, AL
Friday, Mar 31st
12:20 pm Chemistry Room 201
Student Seminar University of South Alabama
Mobile, AL
Friday, Apr 7th
12:20 pm Chemistry Room 201
Student Seminar University of South Alabama
Mobile, AL
Friday, Apr 14th
12:20 pm Chemistry Room 201
Student Seminar University of South Alabama
Mobile, AL
Friday, Apr 21st
12:20 pm Chemistry Room 201
Student Seminar University of South Alabama
Mobile, AL
Thursday Evening Chemistry - Spring 2017   

Thursday,  Jan 26th
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Chemistry Room 101

Dr. David Forbes
University of South Alabama
Department of Chemistry
Molecules, Molecules
Everywhere

Thursday,  Feb 2nd
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Chemistry Room 101

Dr. David Battiste
University of South Alabama
Department of Chemistry
An the Last Shall be First

Thursday, Feb 9th
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Chemistry Room 101

Ar. Allyn Schoffler
Spring Hill College
Department of Chemistry
The CRISPR/Cas9 Discovery:
A Revolution in Genetic Engineering