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Employee of the Month – May 2018

Stephanie Cochran Lab Services Coordinator Stephanie consistently demonstrates exemplary work performance across many areas in her role as Laboratory Services Coordinator. She embraces change and tackles challenges with a positive attitude. She recently transitioned to lower division lab service coordinator, … (Read More) Employee of the Month – May 2018

Dr. Owen McDougal and Tyson Hardy Presented at Annual BUILD Dairy Conference

Professor Owen McDougal and undergraduate chemistry major Tyson Hardy presented their research at the annual BUILD Dairy conference hosted by Oregon State University from May 30 to 31. The conference brings together over 100 students, faculty, government, and industry representatives … (Read More) Dr. Owen McDougal and Tyson Hardy Presented at Annual BUILD Dairy Conference

Owen McDougal Discusses Acrylamides and Link to Cancer on Boise State Public Radio

Acrylamides, which can develop in some foods during high-temperature cooking processes, are suspected to have carcinogenic effects on the human body. A judge in California recently ruled coffee growers need to label the acrylamide content of their beans as it’s … (Read More) Owen McDougal Discusses Acrylamides and Link to Cancer on Boise State Public Radio

Dr. Owen McDougal Published in the New Zealand Journal of Botany

Dr. Owen McDougal published the results of his sabbatical research from the University of Otago, Dunedin, NZ in the New Zealand Journal of Botany. The manuscript, “Chemotaxonomy of kōwhai: leaf and seed flavonoids of New Zealand Sophora species,” can be … (Read More) Dr. Owen McDougal Published in the New Zealand Journal of Botany

Dr. Owen McDougal Awarded Funds for BUILD Dairy proposal

Dr. Owen McDougal was awarded $96,750 for a BUILD Dairy proposal titled, “Identification of Propionibacteria Inhibitors in Swiss Cheese Milk.” Grant funds will be used to support two years of laboratory research by Vannessa Campfield to complete her Chemistry MS … (Read More) Dr. Owen McDougal Awarded Funds for BUILD Dairy proposal

Drs. Don Warner and Matt King Awarded METAvivor Grant

Professor Don Warner and Assistant Professor Matt King have been awarded a $200,000 METAvivor grant to develop a potential therapeutic for advanced breast cancer metastasis to bone. They will be teaming up with Cheryl Jorcyk (Professor in the Boise State Department of Biological … (Read More) Drs. Don Warner and Matt King Awarded METAvivor Grant

Employee of the Month – April 2018

Nicole Cornell Manager, Chemistry Instructional Center Nicole Cornell is outstanding as Manager of the Chemistry Instructional Center (CIC). Her constant smile, upbeat attitude, and enthusiasm radiate to students and colleagues alike. Nicole exemplifies our department’s commitment to student success, and … (Read More) Employee of the Month – April 2018

Dr. Henry Charlier Receives the 2018 University Foundation Scholar Award for Service

Dr. Henry Charlier was honored with the 2018 University Foundation Scholar Award for service. This award is given to Boise State faculty who demonstrate ongoing commitment, expertise, and accomplishments in professionally related service.  Dr. Charlier is dedicated to being a STEM ambassador, … (Read More) Dr. Henry Charlier Receives the 2018 University Foundation Scholar Award for Service

Karen Hammond Named Professional Staff of the Year

Karen Hammond, Manager, Student Support, won the Boise State 2017-2018 Professional Staff of the Year Award! Karen was nominated by numerous colleagues across the university for her hard work and dedication to students, and was honored at a luncheon sponsored … (Read More) Karen Hammond Named Professional Staff of the Year

Dr. Henry Charlier Receives Boise State University 2018 Campus Award

The Boise State 2018 Campus Award recipients were honored at a ceremony hosted by the Boise State Student Involvement and Leadership Center on April 19. Dr. Henry Charlier (pictured far right) received the David S. Taylor Service to Students Award. … (Read More) Dr. Henry Charlier Receives Boise State University 2018 Campus Award