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April 22-26: Chemists Celebrate Earth Week

May 24: Graduation, College of Science

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Upcoming Seminars

Feb 1st: Dr. Robert Gilchrist, California State University Stanislaus

"Job Search: Tips for Success"

Feb 8th: Dr. Jennifer Lu, Univ. of California, Merced

"Creating Material Platforms to Enable Energy Conversion and Harvesting" &

"MACES (Merced Nanomaterials Center for Energy and Sensing): Summer Undergraduate Research Program and Graduate Training Opportunity"

Feb 15th: Dr. Ryan Baxter & Ms. Nora Cole, Univ. of California, Merced

"NSF Crest-Center for Cellular and Biomolecular Machines (CCBM), University of California, Merced-Summer Internship Program"

Feb 22nd: Mike Weins & Ashley Maniti, Delicato Family Vineyards

"Harvest Winemaking & Laboratory Internships"

March 1st: Stuart Gammon, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory

"Sol Gel synthesis, processing and applications of aerogel manufacturing"

March 8th: Windee Denholm, Waters Corporation

"Basics of Chromatography"

March 15th: Dr. Thomas Giagon, Constellation Brands, Inc. Modesto

"A Journey from Academia to Industry"

April 5th: Student Seminars

"Standout Highlights from the 257th ACS Meeting & Exposition"

April 19th: Dr. Daniel Tamae, CSU Northridge

"Investigating the link between altered metabolism and genomic instability in human disease"

May 3rd: Dr. Alicia Rae Welden


Outstanding Chapter Award Received by the ACS

The Warriors Chemistry Club, an ACS student affiliate chapter, received an Commendable Chapter Award for their work done during the 2017-2018 academic year. The club was recognized in the November/December issue of inChemistry magazine and at the 257rd ACS National Meeting in Orlando, Florida. Congratulations!


The Department of Chemistry offers programs of study for students seeking the Bachelor of Arts or the Bachelor of Science in Chemistry. Students may also elect to complete a concentration in Environmental Sciences or a Teaching Credential as part of their degree program. Students should consult with their department adviser to determine which degree and program is best suited to their career objectives.

The Chemistry Department is well equipped with modern instrumentation and facilities. Check out our inventory.

Stan State at ACS Orlando

Stan State chemistry students and advisors at the 257th ACS National Meeting & Expo in Orlando, Florida.

2019- International Year of the Periodic Table of Chemical Elements

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