Student Awards - 2011
Merck Index Award
Recognizes exceptional work by a senior chemistry or biochemistry major who is pursuing a career in chemistry or medicine.
Kanokwan "Paggard" Champasa '11
William Campbell Root Award
Established in honor of Professor William Root, recognizes a senior chemistry major who has provided service and support to chemistry at Bowdoin beyond the normal academic program.
Virginia Anne Leone '11
Sponsored by the Hypercube software company, the award is given to a student with an interest in molecular mechanics and modeling.
Chelsea Alexandra Connon '12
Philip W. Meserve Prize in Chemistry
Established in memory of Professor Philip Meserve '11, Bowdoin faculty from 1914-1940, this prize is awarded to a junior chemistry or biochemistry major.
Jonathan Michael Ryss '12
ACS Award in Analytical Chemistry
Sponsored by the Analytical Chemistry Division of the American Chemical Society, this award recognizes superior work in the area of analytical chemistry.
Daniel Alan Polasky '12
ACS Award in Inorganic Chemistry
Sponsored by the Inorganic Chemistry Division of the American Chemical Society, this award recognizes superior work in the area of inorganic chemistry.
Pornchai Kaewsapsak '12
Kamerling Laboratory Award
Established in memory of Chemistry Professor Samuel Kamerling, Bowdoin College faculty member from 1934-1969, this award recognizes outstanding laboratory work in Organic Chemistry.
Katherine Britt Ashby '13
US Chemical Rubber Company First Year Award
Recognizing outstanding achievement and promise in chemistry, this award is sponsored by the CRC Press. Students are recognized based on their performance in chemistry laboratory courses.
Xiang Li '14 & Gregory Brown Talpey '14
U.S. Chemical Rubber Company Laboratory Award
Recognizes outstanding performance by a first year student in the chemistry laboratory.
Natalja Patricia Rosculet '14 & Kimberly Anne Dempsey '14