This team-taught, case-studies-based course is the College’s introduction to the Tri-Co Environmental Studies Program.
The research that the chemistry major conducted for her thesis contributed to a paper she co-authored with her advisor and other Fords that was recently published in the American Chemical Society journal Biochemistry.
In this “Case Studies in Chemistry” course, students revisit the world about them from the perspective of chemistry, including food, cars, and fabrics.
The chemistry major and environmental science minor used machine learning to search for compounds that could most efficiently function in solar cells.
The chemistry major drew from chemical and biological techniques in his thesis research to devise a faster route to a new antibiotic.