Enrichment Program Calendar

Student performing a science experiment

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.

Thursday, January 24, 2019
Noon, Trexler 372
Faculty Research Presentations
Faculty will discuss Chemistry/Biochemistry Research Projects for the upcoming summer

Wednesday, February 6, 2019
5:30 pm, Pickle Lounge (Colket)
What To Do With A Chemistry/Biochemistry Major?
A conversation with our successful Chemistry and Biochemistry Alumni

Tuesday, February 19, 2019
9:30 am, Trexler 372
Candidate Talk

Thursday, February 21, 2019
Noon, Trexler 372
Candidate Talk

Tuesday, February 26, 2019
7:00 pm Trexler 372
SAACS Presents:  The Evolving Periodic Table and Its Incredible Elements

Friday, March 29, 2019
3:30 pm, Massengill Auditorium
Talk by Jason Bishop, Forensic Scientist - Controlled Substances, Virginia Department of Forensic Science

Friday,  April 5, 2019
4:00 pm, Massengill Auditorium
Alumni Lecture
Talk by Meagan (Tolley) Hale '13, Novozymes Biologicals, Inc.

Friday, April 5, 2019
6:00 pm, Fintel Library
Research Showcase Poster Session

Tuesday, April 16, 2019
Noon, Trexler 4th Floor Hallway
CHEM 270 Environmental Chemistry Poster Session

Thursday, April 18, 2019  !!!UPDATED!!
4:30 pm,  Massengill Auditorium
Fisher Lecture
Talk by Dr. Marya Lieberman with University of Notre Dame

The local section of the American Chemical Society gives talks throughout the semester. These talks are located off campus, but they may be used for EPiC credit.