Department of Chemistry
CSTH 2021 Departmental Award Recipients
The College of Science, Technology, and Health is pleased to announce the 2021 Departmental Award recipients. We are so proud of all of you!
USM unveils collaboration with Maine composites industry leaders
The University of Southern Maine announced a new collaboration that will bring the Composite Engineering Research Laboratory (CERL) and $1.5 million worth of equipment into the Michael E. Dubyak Center for Digital Science & Innovation at USM.
USM's Luci Benedict, QC2 Lab featured in WGME 13 beer special
Luci Benedict, associate professor of Chemistry at USM and director of the University’s Quality Control Collaboratory (QC2 lab), discussed the lab's work in a WGME 13 feature about Maine’s booming craft beer industry.
World-renowned scientist and USM alumnus recognizes professor & mentor
With his USM mentor at his side, scientist Ray Stevens '86 announced plans to renovate the lecture hall inside the Portland Campus science building. It will be renamed, “The John S. Ricci Lecture Hall.”
USM's Luci Benedict to talk 'Chemistry of Brewing' at local beer event
Luci Benedict, associate professor of Chemistry at the University of Southern Maine, will present a talk on the Chemistry of Brewing on Wednesday, March 7, at Portland's Novare Res Bier Café.
Andrew Kiezulas, 2017 Featured Graduate
In 2016, Andrew Kiezulas helped create the Recovery Oriented Campus Center (ROCC) on USM's Portland Campus, which is building a community of students in recovery from substance use and other mental health conditions.
USM develops some chemistry with Portland High School
A group of University of Southern Maine students and faculty sparked a partnership with Portland High School's environmental science class, working together to find out just what's killing all the fish in the Green River.