Pelkey Research Group

2014

 
 

News:


July 2014

-The group attends the Annual SmORS Conference at Colgate University, Nate and Courtney lead off the afternoon with presentations


June 2014

-The group is highlighted in an article about the Patchett Grant! (Patchett Grant Funds Chem Research - see HWS News Page)

-Katie Downey was mentioned on HWS “recent grads” http://www.hws.edu/alumni/youngalums/index_new.aspx?awardID=1&personID=1198


May 2014

-Amy, Guanqun, and Katie graduate!

-Courtney Franceschi and Nate Truax join the research group

-Another summer of research is underway

-HWS releases Happy video - look for a Pelkey appearance!


April 2014

-The group attends the WNY ACS conference at SUNY Buffalo and Carly gives a research talk - she is awarded second runner up in oral presentations!  (HWS Success at ACS Symposium - see HWS News Page)


September 2013

-Katie Delaney joins the research group for a semester of independent study


July 2013

-Pelkey gets promoted to Full Professor!


June 2013

-Another summer of research is underway

-The group attends the 43rd National Organic Chemistry Symposium in Seattle, WA (Pelkey and Chem Majors Present - see HWS News Page)


May 2013

-Stephen, Taryn and Katie graduate!  Taryn is off to St. Louis University to pursue an MD and Katie is off to SUNY Buffalo to get a law degree!

-Carly Rolph joins the research group


April 2013

-The group attends the WNY ACS conference at Niagara University and Katie gives a research talk

-Katie successfully defends her honors thesis!


March 2013

- Jess presents at William Smith Alumni speaker series


January 2013

  1. -Stephen Bruening rejoins the research group for a semester of independent study

  2. -Guanqun Li joins the research group for a semester of independent study


July 2012

- Jess was mentioned on HWS “recent grads” http://www.hws.edu/experience/youngalums/


May 2012

  1. -We are very proud of Jess for being awarded the NSF grant!

  2. -Maeve Holton joins the research group for summer research

  3. -Nate and Scott graduate


September 2011

  1. -PRG publishes an article in JOC on the synthesis of 3,4-diaryl-3-pyrrolin-2-ones (see publications)!

  2. -We welcome Amy van Loon to the lab for the Fall semester


May 2011

  1. -Another summer of research is underway

  2. -Jess graduates and is off to UC Irvine to pursue a PhD in Chemistry!


April 2011

  1. -Taryn White joins the research group


January 2011

  1. -Katie Downey joins the research group


May 2010

  1. -Nate Bechtold and Scott Flewelling join the group for summer research

  2. -Jake and David graduate! Jake is off to UC Davis to pursue a PhD in chemistry and Dave is headed to St. John Fisher to get his PharmD


April 2010

  1. -Jess successfully defends her Honors project!


May 2009

  1. -Jack MacDonald and Dave Degan join the group for the summer

  2. -Sarah, Chris, Tom, Malory and Brian graduate!


April 2009

  1. -Sarah successfully defends her Honors project!


May 2008

  1. -Jess Greger joins the group

  2. -Kailey graduates!

Welcome to the Pelkey Research Group!

“Nothing shocks me. I’m a scientist”

- Indiana Jones

Upcoming Events:


June 2015:  44th National Organic

                    Chemistry Symposium

                    in Baltimore, MD!