2017 News & Events


December 8, 2017

National Chemistry Week 2017

October 21, 2017


UK @ MSU A&S Tailgate Co-Hosted by Chemistry

October 21, 2017

Please join the College of Arts & Sciences on Saturday, October 21st for a tailgate co-sponsored with the Department of Chemistry.  The tailgate...

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...

LSU@MSU A&S Tailgate

September 15, 2017

Please join the College of Arts & Sciences this Saturday for a tailgate co-sponsored with the Department of Philosophy and Religion.  The...

2017 A&S Scholarship Recognition Ceremony

September 15, 2017

Twenty Chemistry majors to be recognized at the A&S Scholarship Recognition Ceremony held in Colvard Union.

Chem Fry 2017!

August 17, 2017

Chem Fry 2017 was a wonderful success!  Family and friends of the chemistry department gathered under the trees outside Hand Lab on August 9th for a...

Chemistry Undergrad Receives NSF Predoctoral Fellowship

April 11, 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...

MSU Chemistry Summer Camp

June 12, 2017

Dr. Dongmao Zhang will once again host a chemistry-themed summer camp for interested high school students in the region. The camp includes a lab...

That's Totally 80's Spring Banquet

April 21, 2017

Join us for the Chemistry Department Spring Banquet this year in Memorial Hall!  The theme will be 80's, so dress in your best outfit from the decade...

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...

Achala Liyanage Receives Research Award

April 12, 2017

Congratulations to Achala Liyanage for her first place award at the 15th Annual Graduate Student Research Symposium, which was held March 25, 2017 at...