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August 2, 2021
UWO Chemistry alumnus Gary Held ’95 is an analytical chemist at Thermo Fisher. His facility is very busy producing nucleotides for the mRNA vaccines against COVID-19.

May 13, 2021
Chemistry Alumni Research Award: Cassidy Dzik ACS Division of Analytical Chemistry: Kendall Enyart and Luis Padilla ACS Division of Organic Chemistry: Kalista Paszczak ACS Division of Physical Chemistry: Patrick McManus Outstanding Senior Chemistry Major (sponsored by Northeast Wisconsin ACS): Kalista Paszczak

April 30, 2021
Research carried out by chemistry majors and faculty presented at the 28th annual Celebration of Scholarship and Creative Activity: Daniel Obi and Dr. Paulson, “Combination of pro apoptotic drugs plus mild hyperthermia to induce programmed cell death in interphase cells” Dorothy Mitchell and Dr. Kedrowski, “Development of a Polymer Recycling Experiment for the Undergraduate Laboratory” […]

April 22, 2021
Several graduates will be starting Masters or Ph.D. programs: Cody Beck at UW Milwaukee, Kylia Hathorne at U Cincinnati (cosmetic science), Dorothy Mitchell at Louisiana State University’s School of Public Health, Kelly Prochaska at the South Dakota School of Mines and Technology, and Nathan Witman at the Medical College of Wisconsin. Two chemistry majors are […]

March 24, 2021
This year the summer organic lab “boot camp” will run online June 1-July 2, 2021. Students will complete Chem 234 and Chem 334 (Organic Chemistry Lab I and II) , earning 2 credits. Click here for registration information.

February 21, 2021
This semester research seminars will be presented by chemistry professors from the University of Tennessee, UW-Superior, and UW-Eau Claire, as well as by our own UW Oshkosh senior chemistry majors. The schedule, and a link to live streams, is on the Seminars tab.

February 10, 2021
The Department of Chemistry at the University of Wisconsin Oshkosh seeks a tenure track Assistant Professor to be based at our Fond du Lac campus beginning September 1, 2021. A successful candidate will teach undergraduate general chemistry, non-major and pre-nursing chemistry, and associated labs and discussion sections, as well as manage the chemical stockroom and […]

February 1, 2021
Josh Hill ’16, who is working on a PhD in chemistry at the University of Wyoming, is the first author of the paper Locally Engineering and Interrogating the Photoelectrochemical Behavior of Defects in Transition Metal Dichalcogenides which was published in Journal of Physical Chemistry C. His research group studies electrochemistry, which has applications in batteries, […]

January 26, 2021
Nathan Witman, who earned a bachelor’s degree from UW Oshkosh with a triple major in Biology, Chemistry, and Spanish, defended his thesis “Evaluating the Influence of an Anti-Inflammatory Drug on Obesity & the Immune Response in Fattening Ground Squirrels” to earn his Master of Science in Biology from UW Oshkosh. His adviser was Associate Professor […]

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