Fall 2013

From the Desk of Dean Reeder

I wanted to take this opportunity to introduce myself as the new Dean of the Bayer School. Continue reading »

Research on Shale Gas Extraction Symposium, Nov. 25-26

Join the Bayer School of Natural and Environmental Sciences and the Center for Environmental Research and Education as we present a two-day symposium that will explore the challenges of unconventional shale gas extraction. Read more »

Madura Named Inaugural Minucci Chair in Engineering and Computational Sciences

Dr. Jeffry D. Madura, professor in the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry of the Bayer School of Natural and Environmental Sciences, has been selected as Duquesne's inaugural Lambert F. Minucci Endowed Chair in Engineering and Computational Sciences. He will serve a five-year appointment. Read more »

High School Students Presented at National Chemistry Conference through the Bayer School's Project SEED

At an annual gathering of the nation's industrial and academic chemists, two Sto-Rox High School seniors presented research they completed at Duquesne University this summer. Read more »

New $617,000 NSF Grant to Fund Scholarships in Chemistry

Duquesne University's Bayer School, in partnership with the School of Education, has received a $617,850 grant from the National Science Foundation — money earmarked for scholarships for academically talented, financially challenged undergraduate and graduate students through the Scholarships for Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (S-STEM) program. Read more »

Alumni Spotlight

Where do our alumni end up after graduation? In this edition of Spectrum, we're catching up with two graduates who are making names for themselves in their respective fields. Read more »