Valley News Recent Headlines
LVC Science Students Present at Regional Undergraduate Research Symposium
12.04.13 |
Eight LVC students, accompanied by chemistry professor Dr. Walter Patton, made presentations at the 16th Annual Undergraduate Research Symposium in the Chemical and Biological Sciences at the University of Maryland Baltimore County on Saturday, Oct. 26. 

Sponsored by the National Institute of General Medical Sciences of the National Institutes of Health, the 2013 symposium featured 190 poster presentations by undergraduates from colleges and universities in the Northeast and Mid-Atlantic.

Among other disciplines, posters highlighted undergraduate research in biology, chemistry, biochemistry, molecular biology, cell biology and computational chemistry. Students were judged on the quality of their presentation, their understanding of the work presented, their general knowledge of science in the area of their work and the level to which their individual efforts contributed to the findings presented and overall work accomplished. 

 Benjamin Carpenter ’15, a member of a research group advised by Dr. Marc Harris, won a first-place award in his division for his project, “Complexation Studies of Bipyridine Aza-Crown Macrocycles.”

Other student presenters included:
  • Sam Calabria ’15: “Effects of Methanandamide on Learning and Memory” (Advised by Dr. Kristen Boeshore)
  • Matthew Dwyer ’14: “The Effects of Zinc Sulfide Nanoparticles Capping Agents and Reagents on Spirodela polyrhiza” (Advised by Dr. Rebecca Urban and Dr. Anderson Marsh)
  • Matthew Maple ’15 and Andrew Stoltzfus ’15: “Investigating the Antimicrobial Activity of Isatin 3-Oxime Derivatives” (Advised by Dr. Andrew Yeagley)
  • Kaitie McCardle ’15: “Limited Proteolysis of E. coli GMP Synthetase” (Advised by Dr. Walter Patton)
  • Jason Shay ’14: “Aqueous Phase Hydrogenations of Phenol with Palldium Nanocatalysts Immobilized on a Silica Support” (Advised by Dr. Anderson Marsh)
  • Alyssa Shultz ’15: “The Effects of Zinc Sulfide Nanoparticles on Protein Stability” (Advised by Dr. Walter Patton) 


12.19.14
Dr. Daniel Pitonyak ’08 wins 2015 American Physical Society Group on Hadron Physics Dissertation Award
View Full Story

12.19.14
Lebanon Valley College Names O'Donnell Scholars in English
View Full Story

12.17.14
ValleyFest Presents DNK and We Are The In Crowd in Concert April 24 & 25
View Full Story

12.16.14
Christmas at The Valley Raises $2,900 for Operation Santa Claus
View Full Story

12.15.14
LVC Physical Therapy Professor Shares His Expertise with the Rockettes and Members of the NBA and WNBA at Radio City Music Hall
View Full Story

12.12.14
Dr. Jean-Marc Braem to Retire in December
View Full Story

12.10.14
EY Foundation to Provide Matching Gift for Alumnus Ryan Tweedie’s Recurring Gift
View Full Story

12.09.14
Lebanon Valley College to Host Dr. Michael Kimmel for Symposium on Inclusive Excellence
View Full Story

12.05.14
Watch Christmas at the Valley Live on LVCtv!
View Full Story

12.05.14
Vidya Lala '16 Reflects on Student Summit on Inclusive Excellence
View Full Story

12.03.14
Students Represent United Kingdom at European Union Simulation in Washington, D.C.
View Full Story

12.02.14
Alison Hartman ’07 Awarded Fulbright Scholarship to Israel
View Full Story

12.01.14
Professor Gail Sanderson to Retire in December
View Full Story

12.01.14
Lebanon Valley To Host Fifth Annual Military Appreciation Night
View Full Story

12.01.14
Dr. Owen Moe to Retire in December
View Full Story

12.01.14
Professor Victoria Rose to Retire in December
View Full Story