Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry



Awards Banquet

The 34th Annual Awards banquet was held at 5 p.m. Tuesday, April 25 at the Best Western Kelly Inn. Outstanding students, graduates and scholarship winners were recognized for their academic achievements. View Gallery.

Senior Thesis Presentations

Senior Thesis Presentations (PDF) were April 21, 2017. View Gallery.

Chemistry Club officers

Chemistry Club officers for 2017-18 are:

  • Nikke Bentz, co-president
  • Kassie Klasen, co-president
  • Jessica Prathoumthong, vice president
  • Nicholas Mercurio, treasurer
  • Celia Mix, secretary
  • John Beccicka, public relations

Student Awards and Presentations

Posters at St. Paul

Kassie Klasen and Sruthi Shankar were selected as one of 50 Minnesota State research groups presenting at the Posters at St. Paul event on March 2, 2017.

American Society of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology conference in Chicago, Illinois on April 23, 2017

Sruthi Shankar and Kassie Klasen in Chicago

Kassie Klasen, Sruthi Shankar and Dr. Latha Ramakrishnan in St. Paul

Student Research Colloquium

The 20th annual Student Research Colloquium was April 18.