Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry


Student Awards and Presentations

Posters at St. Paul

Dannyalle breedenSubeksha Subedi

On Oct. 26, 2019, two of Dr. Nathan Bruender’s research students, Dannyalle Breeden and Subeksha Subedi, attended the Undergraduate Research in Molecular Sciences conference at the Minnesota State University -Moorhead campus. This meeting was a joint American Society of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (ASBMB) and American Chemical Society (ACS) regional undergraduate meeting. Dannyalle and Subeksha both presented a poster and competed in a poster presentation competition. They were competing for a travel award to the national ACS or national ASBMB meetings in the spring. 

Dannyalle Breeden won one of the alternate positions for the ACS travel award. 

Excellence in Leadership Award

Andrea Bryson Sruthi Shankar

Congratulations to Andrea Bryson and Sruthi Shankar, recipients of the 2018 Excellence in Leadership Award.

Faculty Achievements

Dr. Sarah PetittoDr. Sarah Petitto was a recipient of the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities Board of Trustees Excellence in Teaching, Educator of the Year Award. Learn more...

Huskies Showcase

The next Huskies Showcase will be held next April.

Awards Banquet

We plan to return to an in-person event in Spring 2022 to acknowledge our outstanding students.
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Chemistry Club 2021-22 officers:

Officers will be elected in the fall.
  • Kyla Larsen, co-president
  • Brianna Rathbun, co-president
  • Sabina Dhakal, Secretary/Public Relations
  • Subeksha Subedi, Demo Coordinator
  • Dwight Barton, Treasurer
  • Dr. Christina Cama
  • Dr. Mark Mechelke

Senior Thesis Presentations

Senior Thesis Presentations will be held at the conclusion of Fall Semester, 2021 and Spring Semester, 2022.