Award Winners

Thomas Whitehead Award
William Carothers with John Whitehead

Clifford Boyd Award
Daniel Armentrout with Dr. Jeff Wardeska

D. G. Nicholson Award
Sarah Himmelreich with Dr. Jeff Wardeska

Boris Franzus
Memorial Scholarship Award
Joshua Whaley with Bettylene Franzus

Outstanding Graduate Student Award was presented to Barnabas Otoo 

Thomas T.-S. Huang
Chemistry Endowed Scholarship
Caddy Hobbs with Dr. Jeff Wardeska


Outstanding Student Award and NETS-ACS Award was presented to Ian Ross

Outstanding Teaching Assistant Award
Travis Heath with Dr. Jeff Wardeska


New!! for 2010

Cara Copeland, has recently been selected for award of an ETSU Honors College Summer Research Fellowship for 2010.  Cara and Dr. Brooks Pond, College of Pharmacy, won for their joint proposal entitled "Analysis of the pharmacokinetic profile of methylphenidate after prenatal exposure in mice."

Daniel Armentrout, was nominated for this year's NETS-ACS Award presented by the Northeast TN Section of the American Chemical Society which recognizes outstanding seniors from each of the area's colleges and universities.

On April 8, 2010, the Office of Research and Sponsored Programs held The Appalachian Student Research Forum at the Centre at Millennium Park.   The Chemistry Department was well represented this year.  C. Alissa Manz Hinkle, won first place in Division I – Undergraduates Group A Poster Presentation with the title “Dispersibility of Coated Nano-Silver in Organic Media.”   Lee Williams and Dr. Aleksey Vasiliev were co-authors on this paper.