News & Events


Nick Fitzkee Wins Dean's Eminent Scholars Award

October 19, 2017

Nick Fitzkee, Department of Chemistry Associate Professor, has been named a Dean's Eminent Scholar.  The primary intent of the Dean's Eminent Scholar...

Zhang Named Chemist of the Year by Mississippi Section of the ACS

October 11, 2017

Dongmao Zhang was named Chemist of the Year by the Mississippi Section of the American Chemical Society.  This prestigious award will be presented at...

Chemistry Undergrad Receives NSF Predoctoral Fellowship

August 17, 2017

Congratulations to Mary King, an awardee of a 2017 NSF Graduate Research Fellowship. The NSF GRFP supports approximately 2,000 students who are...

Acceptance of First MSU Publication for Dr. Cui and Group

July 31, 2017

We would like to congratulate Dr. Xin Cui and his group on the acceptance of their first MSU publication!  Below is the abstract and a link to view...

Senior Chemistry Major Named to the Mississippi Rural Physicians Scholarship Program

June 19, 2017

Congratulations to Mary Helen Williams on being named to the Mississippi Rural Physicians Scholarship Program.  She is one of five MSU students...

Sabrina Moore Receives Goldwater Scholarship Honorable Mention

April 18, 2017

Congratulations to Sabrina Moore on her Goldwater Scholarship Honorable Mention.  The Goldwater Scholarship is the most prestigious scholarship...

9th Annual LAGRS

May 21, 2019 - May 23, 2019

The 9th Annual Lester Andrews Graduate Research Symposium dates have been nailed down.  We will be having a most special guest, Dr. Lester Andrews,...

257th ACS National Meeting - Orlando, FL

March 31, 2019 - April 4, 2019

The 257th ACS National Meeting will be held in Orlando, FL from March 31 - April 04.  

SWRM 2018

November 7, 2018 - November 10, 2018

The 2018 Southwest Regional Meeting (SWRM) of the American Chemical Society is from Nov. 7-10 in LIttle Rock, Arkansas.  Advanced registration...


October 31, 2018 - November 3, 2018

SERMACS 2018 is arriving soon.  Abstracts are due August 23rd.  We plan on having a strong showing by the department this year.  See you in Augusta,...

National Chemistry Week 2018 - Out of this World

October 22, 2018 - October 27, 2018

National Chemistry Week is from October 22-27th this year.  Events will be running all week with a celebratory tailgate bash and ChemDawg Rocker...