During an upcoming American Chemical Society meeting, a University of Arkansas at Little Rock chemistry professor will make a case for the collection of more climate change data.
In his featured lecture, Dr. Jeff Gaffney, an expert in the chemistry of climate change, will discuss the potential effects of ethene and the need for baseline measurements across the country to help determine if new energy technologies are having the desired effects.
Dr. Jerry Darsey is a problem solver.
The American Chemical Society (ACS) student chapter at UALR has been selected to receive a Commendable Award for its activities conducted during the 2013-14 academic year, placing the chapter in the top 10 to 20 percent of student chapters nationwide. Continue reading “American Chemical Society student chapter wins national award”
Drs. Kristin Dutcher Mann, Anindya Ghosh, and Brian Berry are the 2014 recipients of the University of Arkansas at Little Rock’s Faculty Excellence Awards in the categories of public service, research and creative endeavors, and teaching, respectively.
Two UALR students were named recipients of the Fribourgh scholarship at the fifth annual Fribourgh Award fundraiser that honored Peter Banko, president and CEO of St. Vincent’s Health System, on Thursday, March 20. Continue reading “Two students receive Fribourgh Scholarship”
Three University of Arkansas at Little Rock students recently returned from presenting their research at the annual Emerging Researchers Conference in Washington, D.C.; two of them earned awards in their respective categories. Continue reading “Science students earn awards at researchers conference”
A new Nuclear Magnetic Resonance (NMR) instrument that could prove “transformative” for the UALR campus was recently installed following approval of a multi-thousand dollar grant from the National Science Foundation. Continue reading “New NMR instrument ‘transformative’ for UALR”
The National Science Foundation (NSF) recently accorded an honorable mention to UALR graduate student of chemistry Charlette Felton. Continue reading “Student earns NSF honorable mention for green chemistry”
Danielle Kemmer and Saad Azam, the most recent recipients of the UALR College of Science Leadership Endowed Scholarship, both said that their desire to serve is the reason they chose to major in science.
Eleven students and six faculty will head to New Orleans Monday, April 8, for the American Chemical Society National Meeting where they will present on topics ranging from nanotechnology to coal combustion. Continue reading “Chemistry Scholars to Present at National Meeting”