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We had a wonderful holiday celebration in December with possibly our largest student/faculty/staff turnout! The food was delicious and the gifts were sweet and/or amusing.
We had the first ever Berea College Division I Picnic on Saturday, October 13th. Division I houses the Chemistry, Biology, Mathematics, Physics, and Nursing programs. We had beautiful weather and ate delicious homemade sandwiches from the faculty and staff of Division I. We played cornhole, kickball, and a little volleyball…..and of course there were cool [...]
We in the Chemistry Program took our research students bowling this summer (June 21st) as a means of relaxing and reward for hard work in the lab.
Program Chair, Matthew Saderholm, and his family hosted a wonderful dinner honoring our graduating chemistry majors.
Congratulations to Zelalem Mekonnen and José Victoria who graduated on December 11th with degrees in chemistry! We are so proud of you!
The chemistry department was thrilled to have so many students presenting at the Kentucky Academy of Science (KAS) conference at Murray State University this past weekend. Congratulations to Kelly Mouapi, Premila Samuel, Eli Whitaker, Diego Moya, Melanie Burt, Julianna Dolan, Michelle Bloom, and Chelsey Lloyd for placing in the presentation and poster competitions (specific placing [...]
Berea College recently held their annual Student Organization Fair where students can visit booths set up by the various student organizations on campus. The Student Associates of the American Chemical Society (SAACS) were there in full force, showing off their chemistry skills and recruiting new members by making Dry Ice Cream. Below are some great [...]
Berea College’s Boone Tavern is famous for its spoonbread, and Berea has built a very nice festival inspired by this reputation called the Spoonbread Festival. One of my favorite parts has always been the hot air balloons, with a “glow” at night and then quick rides the next Saturday morning. This year, my daughter is [...]
Need help with Excel? Lewis structures got you down? Well you’re in luck, because the Chemistry Department has brought back its popular series of tutorials. Selected through student and faculty input, these tutorials are designed by the faculty to help both budding chemists and grizzled veterans understand and develop key skills that are crucial to [...]
Hello everyone! I just wanted to put up a quick post introducing myself and outlining some of the great content we have coming up in the not-too-distant future. First off, I’m Eli Whitaker, I’m a junior chemistry major and T.A. here at Berea College, and I’ve accepted the challenge of helping out with some of [...]