Tag: Chemistry

Speaker Series at UW-Green Bay, Sheboygan Campus continues on Tuesday, Nov. 13

The 2018-19 Speaker Series will continue on Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2018 at 7 p.m. in the Wombat Room (Room 2114) on the UW-Green Bay, Sheboygan Campus. The presentation is “Monsanto is a ‘Four Letter Word,’” by Sheboygan Campus Associate Prof. James  Kabrhel (Chemistry). The presentation will focus on examining Monsanto, a company responsible for creating […]

Faculty note: Assistant Prof. Mandeep Singh Bakshi publishes article in ACS Omega

Assistant Prof. Mandeep Singh Bakshi (Chemistry, NAS) has published an article in ACS Omega. This publication is from the research work of undergraduate student Apoorva Gurtu. The article highlights the self-assembled behavior of proteins catalyzed by the nanometallic surfaces in relevance to fibrillation and amyloidosis of proteins responsible for several critical diseases.

Faculty note: Assistant Prof. Mandeep Singh Bakshi’s article published in international journal

Assistant Prof. Mandeep Singh Bakshi (Inorganic Chemistry) published an article in the International Journal of Biological Macromolecules. His article focuses on synthesis, characterization and applications of rice protein nanoparticles in food and pharmaceutical formulations.

Alumnus Heintzkill ’16 takes second place in UWM Poster Competition 2018

UW-Milwaukee College of Engineering and Applied Science hosted its 10th annual Student Research Poster Competition in April. Reed Heintzkill ’16 (Chemistry), who studies Materials Science in UW-Milwaukee’s graduate studies program, was awarded second place (selected among graduate and doctoral students) for his poster, “Synthesis of Transparent Conductive Oxide (TCO) ZnO thin films by ‘solgel, spincoating’ technique.” […]

UW-Green Bay student Gillian Evanoff named outstanding chemistry student

The Northeast Wisconsin local section of the American Chemical Society held its annual awards banquet on Thursday May 3, 2018 at Lawrence University in Appleton. Graduating senior Gillian Evanoff (Chemistry, Education minor) received UW-Green Bay’s Outstanding Chemistry Senior Award, which was presented by Associate Prof. and Chair, Michael McIntire. UW-Green Bay Assistant Prof. Mandeep Bakshi […]

Faculty note: Prof. Mandeep publication

Assistant Prof. Mandeep Singh Bakshi  (Chemistry, NAS) recently published a “historical perspective” article in the high impact journal “Advances in Colloid and Interface Science.” This work highlights the characteristic features of different kinds of surface active molecules on the crystal growth control of the nanomaterials. A broad understanding of shape controlled growth by the surface active molecules can be […]

Congratulations are in order for UW-Manitowoc’s Lybbert

Congratulations to UW-Manitowoc Assistant Prof. Breeyawn Lybbert (Chemistry), named the 2017-2018 Kaplan Award recipient at UW-Manitowoc. The award recognizes individuals for significant and innovative improvement in instruction and/or service to students. Recipients receive a $250 grant from the University, which is matched by the UW-Manitowoc Foundation. The award honors Arthur M. Kaplan, who retired in […]

UW-Green Bay student Eli Broman reflects on selective summer undergraduate research experience

Eli Broman

As one of only 20 students selected from about 150 applications for a prestigious summer research experience, UW-Green Bay chemistry student Eli Broman knew he needed to make the most out of the experience. The Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) at the University of Minnesota – Materials Research Science Engineering Center (MRSEC) provided an experience […]

The Saldaña family is Green with Phoenix Phever

Saldana Family

Antonio and Judith Saldaña never lost their flame after graduating from UW-Green Bay and have passed on the spark to their two children Nicholas and Savanah. This family of four proudly represents the Phoenix green. Both Antonio and Judith grew up in Green Bay, and chose to attend UWGB because it was close to home […]

Meet top NAS students benefitting from expanded scholarship program


The best-of-the-best students in Natural and Applied Sciences programs were honored at an annual scholarship reception held Jan. 30. Twenty-five students were awarded a total of $31,150 in scholarships that nearly doubled last year’s total of $15,200. The scholarships recognized student achievement in academics, research, and overall excellence. The new scholarships introduced this year include […]