Chemistry and Biochemistry
Dr. Levi Stanley from Iowa State University will present "The Search for Next Generation Antimicrobial Compounds and Beyond."
2013 Leland Wilson Lecture: "Why and How Should We Teach Science and Science Methods Classes in the 2010s?"Submitted by Anonymous on Thu, 09/19/2013 - 6:00pm
The 2013 Wilson Lecturer will be presented by Dr. Paul Kelter, an award-winning teacher and researcher in chemistry education. He has worked on both secondary teacher preparation and issues in college chemistry teaching and learning. His interactive discussion will be "Why and How Should We Teach Science and Science Methods Classes in the 2010s?"
Katie Mauger-Sonnek will give her M.S. Chemistry thesis presentation "Colorful Crystalline Structures and Adsorption Properties of Cobalt Nitrat eand 4,4'-Bipyridine Metal Organic Frameworks."
Victoria Moran, UNI graduate and dental student at the University of Iowa School of Dentistry, will present "All About Dental School."
Ernesto Fuentes, Ph.D., from the Department of Biochemistry at the University of Iowa, will present "Ph.D. in Bio/Chemistry: A Great Foundation for Diverse Careers."
"The Qualities We Seek in Medical School Applicants" will be presented by James Choi and Kathi Huebner. Choi is from the anesthesiology department and Huebner is director of admissions, both at the University of Iowa's Carver College of Medicine.
Richard Barajas, director of admissions at the University of Iowa College of Pharmacy, will present "Pharmacy: Careers and Navigating the Admissions Process."
UNI Alumus Nate Adams, applications developer at Integrated DNA Technologies, will present "My Life as a Corporate Shill: STEM Careers in the Private Sector."
UNI alumnus Dr. Brian Gruver, lab manager at Koch Nitrogen Company, will present "Hydrogen Transfer - Large and Small."
Kathryn Mauger-Sonnek, master's degree candidate in chemistry, will present "Structure and Sorption Properties of Metal Organic Frameworks."