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IMPORTANT - CHE 111 General Chemistry I Semester Exams

Due to the reduction of the semester to 16 weeks, students enrolled in CHE 111 during the Fall 2015 semester will take three semester exams on the following Friday's from 3:35 - 4:50 PM in rooms that

New Science Building Profiled in Business Magazine

EKU New Science Building Interior

Eastern Kentucky University’s New Science Building is featured in the February issue of University Business magazine.

Kentucky Bridge to a Biomedical Doctorate for Appalachian Students

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Eastern Kentucky University and the University of Kentucky have launched a joint initiative to help prepare students for success in doctoral degree programs and for careers in biomedical research.

EKU Chemistry Students Publish Research

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A collection of work by EKU undergraduate chemistry students, in collaboration with undergraduate students from Murray State University, have published their work on the rapid analysis of synthesized ionic liquids using Direct Analysis in Real Time (DART) mass spectrometry.  The work is currently published as an Online First article in the Journal of the American Society for M

Jobs! Jobs! Jobs!

When selecting a major college students need to consider their interest and skills but also pay close attention to the job market.

Announcing the Spring 2013 Award Recipients

We are pleased to announce the winners of the 2013 Department of Chemistry Awards & Scholarships. Recipients were selected by department faculty for their achievements in the classroom. Congratulations to all the winners!

EKU Update Spolight - Dr. Lori Wilson

Wilson PhotoLori Wilson, chair and professor of chemistry, is featured in the EKU Update ongoing Spotlight Series designed to allow EKU leaders and others in prominen

EKU's First Accelerated Dual Degree (3+2) program

EKU undergraduate students majoring in chemistry or forensic science now have the opportunity to integrate the MS Chemistry degree with their current degree allowing them to complete the MS degree with one additional year as part of an accelerated dual degree program.   In this program, students take graduate core courses in 4 out of the 5 sub-disciplines of chemistry, graduate electi

Dr. May Recognized for Teaching Excellence

Dr. Jerome May has received two awards for teaching excellence this year. First, he was selected as the most outstanding orientation instructor for his instruction of ASO 100. A committee of faculty appointed by First Year Programs reviewed nominations by students and teaching statements submitted by faculty award nominees. Second, Dr.