Ray Goodrich Awarded Order of Military Medical Merit

January 24, 2019
Ray Goodrich

Ray Goodrich, undergraduate alumnus, now executive director of the Infectious Disease Research Center at Colorado State University was awarded the Order of Military Medical Merit for his contributions to the U.S. Army Medical Department. 

We mourn the loss of Dr. Leo A. Paquette

January 23, 2019
Leo Paquette Headshot

We mourn the loss of Dr. Leo A. Paquette, a Professor Emeritus of Organic Chemistry earned after joining the department in 1963. Dr. Paquette was best known for achieving the first total synthesis of the Platonic solid dodecahedrane.

Lauren Loftus Awarded Presidential Fellowship

November 15, 2018
Lauren Loftus

Congratulations to graduate student Lauren Loftus for being awarded a Presidential Fellowship in the Autumn 2018 competition! The Presidential Fellowship is the highest award given by the Graduate School, for outstanding scholarship.

OSU CBC Participates in YES Days

October 29, 2018

On October 25th and 26th, the OSU Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry once again participated in Youth Engineering and Science (YES) Days, an event that exposes over 800 middle school students in Washington County to potential careers in math and science.