Wednesday, December 15, 2010

Taylor Mentioned in Chemical Distributor Magazine

Early this fall, some of Taylor's female chemistry majors participated in a women in chemical business field trip in Chicago.  Lori Hilson, a chemical distributor, discusses her efforts to promote chemistry and chemical business to future scientists.  To view the Interactive Magazine, click here:  Annual Meeting Review and flip to page 4.  The interview with Hilson is entitled "Outreach Growth". 

Chemistree Lighting Ceremony


Students helped decorate the department’s annual “Chemistree” during labs this week. Students decorated the tree with things from the labs, from weighing boats to rubber gloves. The TU alumni will appreciate this tradition. As usual, Santa is hiding nearby.

Monday, December 13, 2010

Senior Thesis Presentation and Italian Dinner

The department celebrated our first Senior Thesis presentation of the year with an Italian dinner (by the faculty) and a presentation by senior Katie Speidel.  Some photos from the dinner are posted on the Life page.

Euler Science Complex Construction update

The steel for the bridges between the new Euler Science Complex and the current Nussbaum Science Building have been put in place.  A photo of the 3rd floor bridge and the future chemistry floor under snow is posted on the Life page.

Chemistree lighting ceremony

A photo of the department's "chemistree" is up on the "Life on the Top Floor" page.

Saturday, December 4, 2010

Dec. Department Social

The final department gathering of the fall is set for Thursday, December 9th, at 5:15.
We will enjoy some food and fellowship before hearing one of our seniors present her senior thesis.  The event should wrap up before 7:00.