German, Chemistry Double Majors Earn RISE Internships
Albion students Eric Fink and Alissa Reddy were recently awarded internships with the Research Internships in Science and Engineering (RISE) program, part of the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD). The DAAD/RISE program will pay Fink and Reddy, both majoring in chemistry and German, while they live in Germany for three months, working with German doctoral candidates on chemistry research.
Hill Wins Teaching Award
Eric Hill, Assistant Professor of Psychological Science, was honored as the New Teacher of the Year at the recent Honors Convocation. Hill is a social psychologist, who teaches courses in that area as well as teaching Introductory Psychology and Research Design & Analysis. He did his undergraduate work at Ogelthorpe University, and completed his Ph.D. at Arizona State University; he joined our faculty in 2010. The department congratulates him for this honor!
Students, Faculty Attend National Scientific Society Meetings
Chemistry Department students and faculty recently traveled to the American Chemical Society national meeting and the American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology annual meeting to present the results of their research and attend a variety of presentations highlighting research advances in chemistry and biochemistry.
Rao, '13, Set to Embark on New Adventure in Athletic Training
Albion College senior Lauren Rao is accustomed to being on the go. After all, she juggled the demands of being a varsity diver, singing with the a capella group Bella Voce, and being a member of Kappa Alpha Theta sorority in addition to the hundreds of clinical hours needed to complete her athletic training major.