Chemistry News

Welcome! Find out about news and events in Frostburg State University's Chemistry Department!

2022

Jun 15, 2022

            Chemistry Alumni Spotlight: Sabrina Martin '21
Chemistry Alumni Spotlight: Sabrina Martin '21

Chemistry Department | A recent graduate from the FSU Chemistry Department, Sabrina is now a graduate student at Penn State University being awarded a University Graduate Fellowship and the prestigious Walker Fellowship, so she can devote her time to composite fiber research.

2021

Aug 10, 2021

            Chemistry Alumni Spotlight: Brandi Binkley '20
Chemistry Alumni Spotlight: Brandi Binkley '20

Chemistry Department | Brandi is a recent graduate from the Biochemistry Concentration, and is entering a PhD program at WVU. While at FSU, Brandi presented her research at two regional conferences: Allegheny-Erie Society of Toxicology Regional Chapter and the Middle Atlantic Regional Meeting of the ACS. She also attended the national Gamma Sigma Epsilon Honor Society convention.

Aug 10, 2021

            FSU, UMES Unveil Pharmacy Doctorate Partnership
FSU, UMES Unveil Pharmacy Doctorate Partnership

In this collaborative 3 + 3 partnership, the University of Maryland Eastern Shore and Frostburg State University have formed a new academic partnership offering students an accelerated track to becoming pharmacists in six years.

2020

Dec 9, 2020

            Student Spotlight: Sophia Staggers
Student Spotlight: Sophia Staggers

Student Spotlight: Sophia Staggers | Chemistry student, Sophia Staggers, spent 6 weeks during the summer of 2020 doing research related to SARS-CoV2, the virus causing the disease responsible for the COVID-19 pandemic. Read about her research and her experience as a chemistry major at FSU.

Dec 2, 2020

            Appreciative Advising and Virtual Advising Strategies
Appreciative Advising and Virtual Advising Strategies

Dr. Norris shares how he builds relationships with first-year STEM students and how the pandemic has changed his advising approach.

Jul 23, 2020

            Chemistry Alumni Spotlight: Amie Lette '17
Chemistry Alumni Spotlight: Amie Lette '17

Chemistry Department | Currently a Doctor of Pharmacy candidate at University of Maryland Baltimore School of Pharmacy, Amie was an involved student during her time at Frostburg State University. Read about our featured alumni.

Jul 13, 2020

            Dr. Matthew Crawford Named New Department Chair
Dr. Matthew Crawford Named New Department Chair

Dr. Matthew Crawford became the chair of the Chemistry Department in June of 2020. Congratulations Dr. Crawford!

Jul 1, 2020

            Dr. Frederick Senese publishes Symbolic Mathematics for Chemists
Dr. Frederick Senese publishes Symbolic Mathematics for Chemists

Symbolic Mathematics for Chemists offers students of chemistry a guide to Maxima, a popular open source symbolic mathematics engine that can be used to solve problems, build models, analyze data, and explore fundamental chemistry concepts.

Mar 27, 2020

            Research Study on Sitagliptin in Breast Milk
Research Study on Sitagliptin in Breast Milk

This study is designed to determine if sitagliptin (an active ingredient in the listed medications) is present in breast milk of those who are taking the medications.