CST News


2014

December

18 Engineering Studies summer programs mentioned as ASU Named to 2015 STEM Jobs Approved Colleges
10 Dr. Wayne Johnson selected to review a paper for the Additive Manufacturing Journal
05 Dr. Goeser and Dr. Murphy recognized by the Board of Regents

November

24 Dr. Brandon Quillian Publishes a Paper in Inorganic Chemistry on C-H Activation of Pyrazolyl Ligands
24 Andrew Goetz presents a paper on “Synthesis of novel tetralone-furan chalcones and their biologica
24 Pamela Metzger presents a paper on “Pre-freshman organic chemistry research experience in anti-canc
24 Tobias Friedrich-Moe presents a paper on “Investigation of the membrane instering regions within hu
17 Chemistry faculty Carpenter and Wallace publish paper in the Chemical Educator
17 Alexis Fields and Amanda Murrell present a paper on “Silver triflate promoted dehydration and vinyl
17 Wais Mojadedi presents a paper on the “Protein purification - Incoporation of an FPLC into the under
10 Dr. Mitch Weiland Publishes a Paper in the Journal Molecular Immunology
10 Berkley Griffin presents a paper on the “Development of Inexpensive CO2 Sensors for Gas Flux Analysi
10 Adela Casas presents a paper on the “Optimization of reaction conditions for an amine dehyrdogenase
07 Dr. Feske’s Undergraduate Research Featured:  IN THE LAB: CREATING PHARMACEUTICALS FROM ENZYMES
05 Former Professor of Chemistry George Shields Wins ACS National Award for Undergraduate Research
05 Dr. Wallace and the Edison Laboratory are Featured in Chemical and Engineering News!!
04 Armstrong Chemistry Celebrates Mole Day with 36 Effingham High School Students
04 Blair Weaver presents a paper on the “Synthesis of a Natural Product Caerulomycin Derivative” at SER
04 Twenty Students and Six Faculty Attend SERMACS 2014 in Nashville to Present Nineteen Papers
03 Pre-Pharmacy Club Hosts Representative from Mercer University
03 Armstrong Pre-Pharmacy Club Hosts Alumnus Kerry Nelson

October

30 Armstrong SAACS Recognized by the American Chemical Society for 2013-2014 Activities
30 Dr Quillian Participates in Panel Discussion to Celebrate National Chemistry Week
29 Pre-Med Committee Hosts Georgia Regents University
23 Dr. Cliff Padgett (chemistry) authors a Chapter in the Handbook of Nanoscience, Technology and Engin
23 Armstrong Pre-Pharmacy Club Hosts South University College of Pharmacy
16 Drs. Feske and Padgett Publish Paper with Two Undergraduate Co-authors
16 Department Faculty Receive 2014 Summer Funding for Special Projects
16 Robert A. Kolodny Memorial Scholarships Are Announced by the Department of Chemistry and Physics
07 CHEM 4600, Geochemistry, visits Providence Canyon State Park
07 Student Affiliates of the ACS participate in Liberty County Elementary School’s annual Science Night
07 The Pre-Medical Association Hosts Renee Gresham-Crawford from Compassionate Care Hospice
03 Armstrong Hosts Dr. Jessica Kogel from Imerys
03 Dr Baird (physics) Publishes a Paper in the journal Physics Education
03 Bo Culjan and Keith Sullivan are Awarded the 2014-2015 Dorminey Scholarship from the Department of C
03 Dr. Natalie Romano joins the faculty at Armstrong as Temporary Instructor

September

25 Donna Mullenax, Physics, Hosts Georgia Rocks and Minerals Workshop for K-8 Science Teachers
25 Three Members of the Chemistry and Physics Department Recognized for Service to Armstrong
25 Armstrong Pre-Pharmacy Club Hosts a Visit from the UGA College of Pharmacy
09 Armstrong Pre-Medical Association Holds First Meeting of 2014-2015
09 Armstrong’s Student Affiliates of the American Chemical Society Hold First Meeting of 2014-15
08 Dr. Nicole Davis joins the faculty at Armstrong as Temporary Instructor
08 Professor Mullenax Offers a Georgia Barrier Islands Workshop
08 Armstrong’s Pre-Pharmacy Club Hosts Visitors from PCOM and South University

August

20 Suzy Carpenter, Chemistry, is a Contributing Author to the Barron’s PCAT 6th Edition
20 Delia Singleton is Awarded the 2014-2015 Kemira Pigments Scholarship
18 Professor Mullenax Offers a Georgia Landforms Workshop
18 Drs. Feske and Padgett published a paper with former students Maya West and Phung Hoang Nguyen
01 Chemistry Program is Awarded 11 Complete College Georgia Student Positions for 2014-2015
01 Jeremy Olson, BS Chemistry 2003, Accepts Tenure-Track Position at Judson College

July

29 Chemistry and Physics Faculty Receive College of Science and Technology Summer Research Support for
29 Dr. Jeff Secrest is 2014 ARTHUR M. GIGNILLIAT, Jr.,  SUMMER FACULTY RESEARCH FELLOW
29 Chemistry Faculty Receive Internal Funding for Summer Projects
24 Dr. Wayne Johnson and three Armstrong students publish a paper in the Rapid Prototyping Journal
02 Psychology Alumna, Jenna Birch (Class of 2014), Honored in her Profession
02 Psychology Faculty Member Publishes an Article with Students and Colleagues
01 Dr. Coates’ Each One Teach One program awarded an Excellence in Education certificate

June

16 Dr. Cliff Padgett and Amanda McGuire publish in the Handbook of Nanomaterials
16 Professor Mullenax’s publication is “Top Ten” of the year for the Physics Teacher Journal
13 Psychology Faculty Member Publishes an Article
04 Psychology faculty and alumni present

May

20 Dr. Wayne Johnson co-authors a poster at the 61th Meeting of the American College of Sports Medicine
20 Dr. Wayne Johnson selected to review a paper for the Rapid Prototyping Journal
09 Dr Baird (physics) Publishes a Paper in the AAPT Journal The Physics Teacher
09 Ten Chemistry and Physics Faculty Receive Summer Research Session Funding
01 Psychology Students Present at Armstrong’s 2014 Student Scholars Symposium

April

29 Psychology Faculty Member and Complete College Georgia-Funded Student Co-present
26 Engineering Design Challenge 2014 held
17 Psychology and Biology Students Co-Present a Paper
11 Engineering students Derrick Brown, Manuel O’Canas, and Joshua Suttle receive 2nd place at Tech Fest

March

13 Armstrong student accepted into prestigious summer research apprenticeship at Brown University
04 Psychology Students and Faculty Inducted into Phi Kappa Phi
01 Engineering Faculty present paper on Virtual Learning Environments

February

24 Dr. Wayne Johnson awarded the Martin Luther King Jr. Outstanding Legacy Award

January

16 Two Psychology Faculty Members Win Internal Grants
01 Dr. Coates, Dr. Hoffman, and Dr. Lau have manuscript accepted

2013

December

20 Armstrong SAACS Participates in Blessed Sacrament School’s Family Science Night
20 Armstrong Chemistry Major Receives All Region Recognition in Soccer
19 Faculty and students co-publish an article
19 Advanced Organic - Food Chemistry Class visits Bethesda Academy Farm and Gardens.
18 Armstrong SAACS Recognized as an Award Winning Chapter for 2012-2013
16 Chemistry adds a new X-ray powder diffractometer
16 Gamma Sigma Epsilon, the Armstrong Chemistry Honor Society Inducts 2013-2014 New Members!!

November

05 Thomas Reams, Senior Chemistry Major is Awarded Dorminey Scholarship.
05 Chemistry Major Andye Dawson Named Academic All-District in Soccer.

October

25 Dr. Baird publishes a paper in the journal Physics Education
25 University of Georgia Pharmacy Program Visits Armstrong
25 Chemists attend POGIL workshop in Tampa Florida
22 Drs. Williams, McCarley, and Kraft present at a conference
22 Actuarial Sciences
04 Armstrong chemistry student Stephen Kennedy studying in Graz Austria
04 Dr. Sarah Burroughs joins the chemistry program at Armstrong as assistant professor of chemistry

September

24 Darien Harper, Armstrong senior chemistry major, participates in NSF-REU program
24 South University Pharmacy Program Visits Armstrong
24 SAACS reaches over 200 elementary school students at outreach event
12 Three Armstrong Student-Athlete Chemistry Majors Earn Academic Awards
12 Dr. Gary Guillet joins the chemistry program at Armstrong as assistant professor of chemistry
12 Armstrong Pre-Pharmacy Club Hosts PCOM
04 Inaugural Class of Noyce Scholars Welcomed
01 Dr. Wayne Johnson selected to serve on search for Director of Equity, Diversity and Inclusion