Enrichment Program Calendar

The Roanoke College Chemistry Department encourages student learning in the classroom, in research laboratories, and in co-curricular settings. We require students in Chemistry courses to attend several co-curricular events each semester. Events range from service activities to research seminars to talks on science in everyday life. The current list of events is available below.

Friday, September 10, 2021
3:30 pm, Massengill Auditorium
Student Research Presentations

Tuesday, September 21, 2021
7:00 pm, Zoom Meeting
Dr. Branson Maynard, Senior Technical Lead at Electric Power Research Institute
Click here for Zoom Link to join 09/21/21 EPiC!

Thursday, September 23, 2021
7:30 pm, Wortman Ballroom (Colket)
Dr. Sylvester Johnson, Virginia Tech
Race, Health, and Future Humans:  Lessons from the Legacy of Henrietta Lacks

Friday, October 1, 2021
4:00 pm, Massengill Auditorium
The Magic of Chemistry Show (Trial Run)

Friday, October 1, 2021
6:00 pm, Fintel Library
Campus Research Showcase

Saturday, October 2, 2021
2:00 pm, Massengill Auditorium
The Magic of Chemistry Show

Thursday, October 28, 2021
Noon,  Trexler Hallway
National Chemistry Week Poster Session

Friday, November 5, 2021
3:30 pm, Massengill Auditorium
Dr. Trandon Bender, Old Dominion University
Supramolecular Mediated Catalysis

Thursday, November 11, 2021 (Freshmen ONLY!)
Noon, Trexler 372
Dr. Cathy Sarisky
Introduction to the Chemistry/Biochemistry Major

Thursday, November 11, 2021
7:00 pm, Pickle Lounge (Colket)
Dr. Skip Brenzovich
Scientific Ethics

Monday, November 15, 2021
6:00 PM, Zoom Meeting
VBRS Meeting: Erich Uffelman, Washington & Lee
Scientific Adventures with Technical Art History
Click here for Zoom Link to join 11/15/21 EPiC! Password: 663156

Tuesday, November 30, 2021
4:20 pm, Trexler 372
Candidate Teaching Talk

Thursday, December 2, 2021
Noon, Trexler 372
Candidate Teaching Talk

Tuesday, December 7, 2021
4:20 pm, Trexler 372
Candidate Teaching Talk

Friday, December 10, 2021
2:30 pm, Trexler 372
Candidate Teaching Talk

The local section of the American Chemical Society gives talks throughout the semester. These talks may be used for EPiC credit.