Stimulating Chemistry

A Celebration of the Altschul Hall Renovation
Friday, September 21, 2012
3 PM
202 Altschul + 6th, 7th, and 8th Floors

Join the Barnard chemistry department as it celebrates the renovation of the Altschul Hall 6th floor laboratories with facility tours, faculty, alumnae and student presentations, and a closing reception.

Chemistry department hosts “Stimulating Chemistry” event

On September 21, faculty, students and alumnae celebrate the renovation of Altschul Hall

Students from The East Harlem School at Exodus House visit Barnard science labs

Prof. Marisa Buzzeo ‘01 and East Harlem School administrator Jennifer Feierman ’09 collaborate to introduce middle school students to college-level science

Formula for Expansion

A modern-day makeover in Altschul Hall is an important step for the department’s future.

Spotlight on Faculty: Chemistry Professors as Mentors

Professors Sally Chapman, Dina Merrer, Marisa Buzzeo '01 and their students speak about faculty research, mentoring women in science and making chemistry accessible. Watch Video

Lab Improvements: National Science Foundation Grant is Instrumental

With the acquisition of a cluster of new spectroscopic instrumentation, there is an elevated sense of excitement in the chemistry department this academic year. The story began in the summer of 2009 when the department’s faculty prepared a proposal for a National Science Foundation grant under the Major Research Instrumentation Program (MRI-R2/Recovery and Reinvestment), a program aimed at improving the quality and scope of research and research training through the acquisition of shared instrumentation.