Upcoming Events

Sceptical Chymists Speaker

Arielle C. Mensch, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Chemistry, Lafayette College

When: Thursday, September 19, 2024, 11:30 a.m.
Where: Darrah Auditorium (McCreary 101)

More details will be posted as they become available.

Sponsored by the Sceptical Chymists, the Gettysburg College Chemistry Department and the Events Planning and Coordinating Committee (EPACC).

Chemistry Department Homecoming Reception

Photo of Prof. Jeremy Kuhar preparing his famous gumbo for the Chemistry Homecoming Reception.

When: Friday, September 20, 2024, 5:00p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Where: Science Center Lobby & Patio

During Gettysburg College’s Homecoming Weekend, the Chemistry Department hosts a reception for alumni, friends, faculty and current students on the Science Center patio. Please join us in 2024 if you are in the Gettysburg area that weekend!

If we’re lucky, Prof. Jeremy Kuhar will once again cook up his famous gumbo for the crowd!

X-SIG Speaker

Elodie Ghedin, Ph.D.
Professor of Epidemiology
New York University, School of Global Public Health

When: Wednesday, September 25, 2024

More details will be posted as they become available.

Sceptical Chymists Speaker

Matthew Dreyfus, Ph.D.
Director, Chemistry Division of Laboratory Sciences at U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission

When: Thursday, October 3, 2024, 11:30 a.m.
Where: Darrah Auditorium (McCreary 101)

More details will be posted as they become available.

Sponsored by the Sceptical Chymists, the Gettysburg College Chemistry Department and the Events Planning and Coordinating Committee (EPACC).

Phi Beta Kappa Speaker

Douglas J. Emlen, Ph.D.
Regents Professor of Biology
University of Montana

When: Thursday, October 17, 2024
Friday, October 18, 2024

More details will be posted as they become available.

Sceptical Chymists Speaker

Paul F. Smith, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Chemistry, Valparaiso University

When: Thursday, October 24, 2024, 11:30 a.m.
Where: Darrah Auditorium (McCreary 101)

More details will be posted as they become available.

Sponsored by the Sceptical Chymists, the Gettysburg College Chemistry Department and the Events Planning and Coordinating Committee (EPA

The banner chosen for this webpage is a photograph taken by Chemistry Professor Greg Hershey Suryn of the standing room only crowd attending Professor Squire Booker’s Jean Dreyfus lectureship presentation on October 19, 2023

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