Mund-Lagowski Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry 

Fall 2014 Seminar Schedule

Thursdays at Noon, Olin Hall 164

September 25, 2014     CHM 680 Seminar - Andrew Schoepke, Bradley University
                                     "Expression of Keratin, a Fibrous Protein, in Pichia pastoris for Biopolymer Applications"

October 2, 2014           Alison Fout, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
                                     "Metalloenzyme Mimics:  How the Secondary Coordination Sphere Affects Reactivity"

October 9, 2014           Brent Chandler, Illinois College
                                     "The ACS Climate Science Toolkit"

October 16, 2014          Johna Leddy, University of Iowa
                                    "Physical Means of Electrocatalysis:  Magnetic Fields and Ultrasound"

October 23, 2014         Charlotte Phillips, University of Missouri - Columbia
                                     "Therapeutic Targets in Mouse Models of osteogenesis impefecta"

October 30, 2014         Ryan vanHoveln, BU'10, Ph.D. Candidate, University of Wisconsin
                                     "New Synthetic Reactions in Organic Chemistry"

November 6, 2014       Scott Franzblau, University of Illinois-Chicago
                                     "Medicinal Chemistry"

Novermber 13, 2014    CHM 480 Seminar - Ryan Niemeier, Bradley University
                                      "Embedding Poly-caprolactone Nanofibers with Valproic Acid"

                                     CHM 480 Seminar - Blake Cutter, Bradley University
                                      "The Role of Chaperone Proteins in Preventing Protein Aggregation"

November 20, 2014     CHM 480 Seminar - Christina Zibart, Bradley University
                                      "Exploring the electrode/electrolyte interface through SEIRAS"

December 4, 2014        CHM 480 Seminar - Haley Verdun, Bradley University
                                        "Autophagy and Health"