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Department Honors Award Recipients

The Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry held the 2018-2019 annual academic awards ceremony on Friday, May 3rd.  Students were honored with the following awards: Excellence in General Chemistry: Ian Neves, Brenden Bjorklund, and Sydney Birch Excellence in Organic Chemistry: Ryland … (Read More) Department Honors Award Recipients

Chemistry Grad Students “Crush It” at Graduate Showcase Awards

Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry graduate students Vannessa Campfield (McDougal Lab, pictured left below) and Patrick Schwartz (Callahan Lab, pictured right below) recently won awards at the 2019 Boise State University Graduate Showcase.  Campfield won the “Audience Choice for Best … (Read More) Chemistry Grad Students “Crush It” at Graduate Showcase Awards

Dr. Clifford LeMaster and Students Published in Surgical Endoscopy

Dr. Clifford LeMaster, Professor in the Boise State University Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry, in collaboration with local surgeons Thomas Huntington, M.D. and Ciara Huntington, M.D. of St. Luke’s Regional Medical Center and Boise State University students Jonathan Prince, Kerstin … (Read More) Dr. Clifford LeMaster and Students Published in Surgical Endoscopy

Dr. Owen McDougal and Graduate Students Published in Toxins

Biomolecular Sciences Ph.D. candidate Matt Turner, chemistry MS students Leanna Marquart and Paul Phillips, and Dr. Owen McDougal recently published a review article in the journal Toxins titled, “Mutagenesis of alpha-Conotoxins for Enhancing Activity and Selectivity for Nicotinic Acetylcholine Receptors.” Dr. … (Read More) Dr. Owen McDougal and Graduate Students Published in Toxins

Elena Paz Munoz Receives Spring 2019 HERC Award

Chemistry senior Elena Paz Muñoz was recently awarded a 2019 HERC fellowship. This fellowship provides support for a student to work on a research project during the spring semester. Ms. Muñoz will work in Dr. Ken Cornell’s lab on a … (Read More) Elena Paz Munoz Receives Spring 2019 HERC Award