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Submissions from 2012

Synthesis of Novel Iron-Chelating Agents for the Treatment of Hemochromatosis., Halie Martin and Christine R. Whitlock

Structure Prediction Using a Homology Model of YOL151w, Phung-Hoang Nguyen, Clifford W. Padgett, Brent D. Feske, and Scott C. Mateer

Structure Prediction Using a Homology Model of YOL151w, Phung-Hoang T. Nguyen, Maya West, Scott C. Mateer, Brent D. Feske, and Clifford W. Padgett

Using the Chemical Concepts Inventory to Assess Supplemental Instruction and Tutoring, Jessica Orvis

Development and Validation of an Open Ended Assessment: Creative Exercises, Jessica Orvis and Chelsea Perry

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Summer Assignments for Principles of Chemistry I, Jessica Orvis and Chelsea Perry

Characterizing Substrate Specificity in the Aldo-Keto Reductase, YDL124w, Madelyn Roush, Brandon Stevenson, Cassandra Connolly, Candace Poole, Clifford Padgett, Brent D. Feske, and Scott Mateer

Exploring the Coordination Chemistry of N,N,N',N'-Tetrakis(2-hydroxyethyl) Ethylenediamine in Polynuclear Manganese Cluster Chemistry, Arpita Saha

ASPIRES at Georgia Southern University, Lisa S. Vance, Christine R. Whitlock, Bret S. Danilowicz, and Gustavo J. Molina

Synthesis of γ-Keto Nitriles and a Biocatalytic Approach to Asymmetric Lactones, Richard Watkins and Brent D. Feske

Synthesis of γ-Keto Nitriles and a Biocatalytic Approach to Asymmetric Lactones, Richard Watkins, Sarah Franz, Elizah Jackson, Mathew Goss, Giuseppe Gumina, and Brent D. Feske

Using Biocatalysis to Produce Chiral, Biologically Active Lactones, Richard Watkins, Ryan Oliff, Sarah Franz, Blair Weaver, Giuseppe Gumina, and Brent D. Feske

Aldehydes to Lactones: A Synthetic Strategy Toward Asymmetric Lactones, Blair Weaver, Sarah Franz, Richard Watkins, Giuseppe Gumina, and Brent D. Feske

Demonstrating Rational Drug Design Using Free Docking Software, Mitch Weiland, Elizabeth Bartholomew, Stephen Savioli, Brent D. Feske, and Clifford W. Padgett

Submissions from 2011

Mechanism of firefly luciferase inhibition by novel naphthaquinone with modified anthracycline ring system, Rebecca Bedford, Maddi Laizure, Jamie Potter, Daniel LePage, Rachel Hoffmann, John C. DiCesare, and Robert J. Sheaff

Induction of cell stress by a novel naphthaquinone with modified anthracycline ring system, Kevin A. Bohn, John C. DiCesare, and Robert J. Sheaff

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A Trio of Experiences: SMART Scholars at Georgia Southern University, J. Michelle Cawthorn, Joy Darley, Marlynn Griffin, Brian Koehler, and James Lobue

Pre-Professional Block as a NOYCE Scholar Preparation and Selection Tool, J. Michelle Cawthorn, Joy Darley, Marlynn Griffin, Brian Koehler, and James Lobue

Progress Towards the Synthesis of Dragmacidin Derivatives for Cancer Treatments, Stephen Crooke, C. Michele Davis McGibony, and Christine R. Whitlock

Progress Towards the Synthesis of Dragmacidin Derivatives for Cancer Treatments, Stephen N. Crooke, C. Michele Davis McGibony, and Christine R. Whitlock

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Using Performance Assessments to Connect Fractions and Rational Expressions: Noyce Scholars as Mentors to Pre-Service Elementary Teachers, Joy W. Darley, Michelle Cawthorn, Marlynn Griffin, Brian P. Koehler, and James LoBue

Studies on the Catalytic Dehalogenation of Environmental Contaminants Mediated by Nanoparticle Photochemistry, R. Groom, R. Cook, Delana A. Gajdosik-Nivens, and W. E. Lynch

Inhibition of Renilla luciferase by novel naphthaquinone with modified anthracycline ring system, Rachel Hoffmann, Rebecca Bedford, Maddi Laizure, Jamie Potter, Daniel LePage, John C. DiCesare, and Robert J. Sheaff

Biocatalytic, Stereoselective Reduction of 4-Chlorobenzoylacetonitrile Using a Reductase Library, Elizah Jackson and Brent D. Feske

Biocatalytic, Stereoselective Reduction of 4-Chlorobenzoylacetonitrile Using a Reductase Library, Elizah Jackson and Brent D. Feske

Synthesis of Novel Iron-Chelating Agents, Kathryn Lanier, Halie Martin, and Christine R. Whitlock

Synthesis of Novel Iron-Chelating Agents, Kathryn Lanier, Halie Martin, and Christine R. Whitlock

Mitochondrial stress induced by a modified naphthaquinone, Daniel LePage, John C. DiCesare, Robert J. Sheaff, and Paul Polen

Mitochondrial stress induced by a modified naphthaquinone, Daniel LePage, John C. DiCesare, Robert J. Sheaff, and Paul Polen

Introducing Guided Inquiry to the General Chemistry Laboratory Sequence Using Green Themed Modules: Implementation and First Year Assessment, W. E. Lynch, Delana A. Gajdosik-Nivens, T. Hizer, C. E. MacGowan, J. Smith, C. W. Padgett, and L. Padgett

Green Chemistry Infusion Into General Chemistry Laboratory, W. E. Lynch, Delana A. Gajdosik-Nivens, C. W. Padgett, L. Padgett, C. J. MacGowan, T. A. Hizer, and J. E. Smith

Moving Guided Inquiry into the General Chemistry Laboratory Using a Green Theme, W. E. Lynch, Delana A. Gajdosik-Nivens, L. Padgett, C. W. Padgett, T. J. Hizer, C. E. MacGowan, and J. Smith

Synthesis of Fosfomycin Using Whole-Cell Biocatalysis as the Key Step, Christian P. Marocco, Erik V. Davis, Julie E. Finnell, and Brent D. Feske

Synthesis of Fosfomycin Using Whole-Cell Biocatalysis as the Key Step, Christian P. Marocco, Erik V. Davis, Julie E. Finnell, and Brent D. Feske

Photodegradation of Brominated Organic Pollutants by Au and ZnS Nanoparticles, K. McCormac, D. W. Canady, E. Cooper, W. E. Lynch, and Delana A. Gajdosik-Nivens

Characterizing the Substrate Binding Specificity of an Aldo-Keto Reductase YDL124w, Faye Montgomery, Beth Budden, Mande Beers, Michael Page, Andrea Orrego, Erik Davis, and Brent D. Feske

Stereochemical Predictions of the Products from a Carbonyl Reductase from Sporobolomyces Salmonicolor through Docking and Molecular Dynamics, Phung-Hoang Nguyen, Brent D. Feske, Scott Mateer, and Clifford Padgett

Stereoselective Reduction of β-Keto Nitriles Using a Reductase Library, Randall Nowill, Trisha Patel, David Beasley, Jose Alvarez, Elizah Beasley, and Brent D. Feske

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Development and Validation of an Open Ended Assessment - Creative Exercises, Jessica N. Orvis, Jordan Mader, Michael O. Hurst, and Shelby Shuler

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Development and Validation of an Open Ended Assessment - Creative Exercises, Jessica N. Orvis and Deborah Sauder

Green Conversion in the General Chemistry Laboratory: Infusing Green Guided Inquiry Labs Throughout a Student's Introductory Experience in Chemistry, L. Padgett, W. E. Lynch, Delana A. Gajdosik-Nivens, T. Hizer, C. W. Padgett, J. Smith, and C. E. MacGowan

Characterization of a novel topoisomerase inhibitor, Allison M. Price, Lindsey Crane, Rebecca Bedford, John C. DiCesare, and Robert J. Sheaff

Characterization of a novel topoisomerase inhibitor, Allison M. Price, Lindsey Crane, Rebecca Bedford, John C. DiCesare, and Robert J. Sheaff

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ASPIRES at Georgia Southern University, Christine R. Whitlock, Bret S. Danilowicz, Gus J. Molina, and Lisa S. Vance

The Connections between Mohs Hardness and other Atomics Characteristics, Nathan Winn and Michael Hurst

Synthesis of γ-Ketonitriles and Their Enzymatic Enantioselective Reduction, Laura Wright, Guiseppe Gumina, and Brent D. Feske

Submissions from 2010

Mutagenesis of the Yeast Reductase Gene, YDL124w, Beth Budden, Faye Montgomery, Madelyn Roush, Michael Page, Andrea Orrego, Mande Beers, and Brent D. Feske

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Partner-Scholar-Intern-SHIP: A SMART Idea!, J. Michelle Cawthorn, Joy Darley, Marlynn Griffin, Brian Koehler, and James Lobue

Cure from the Sea: Synthesis of dragmacidin derivatives for cancer treatments, Stephen N. Crooke, C. Michele Davis-McGibony, and Christine R. Whitlock

Progress Towards the Synthesis of Dragmacidin Derivatives for Cancer Treatments, Stephen N. Crooke and Christine R. Whitlock

Progress Towards the Synthesis of Dragmacidin Derivatives for Cancer Treatments, Stephen N. Crooke and Christine R. Whitlock

Asymmetric Synthetic Strategy of Fosfomycin Using Biocatalysis, Brent D. Feske, Erik V. Davis, Christian P. Marocco, and Julie E. Finnell

NSF-STEP at AASU: Progress and Pitfalls and Successes, Delana A. Gajdosik-Nivens, T. L. Ness, and S. Hessinger

Reinventing Analytical Chemistry Instruction at a Public Primarily Undergraduate University, Delana A. Gajdosik-Nivens, J. Smith, E. J. Werner, and C. W. Padgett

It's Beautiful, But Is It Real?, D. Jamieson, Delana A. Gajdosik-Nivens, and C. W. Padgett

Nanoparticle Photochemistry on Halogenated Aromatic Compounds, W. E. Lynch, Delana A. Gajdosik-Nivens, T. Carlson, R. Groom, and J. Donohoe

Green Guided Inquiry in the Introductory Chemistry Laboratory, W. E. Lynch, C. J. MacGowan, T. A. Hizer, Delana A. Gajdosik-Nivens, L. W. Padgett, J. Smith, and E. J. Werner

Mutagenic Analysis of Reductase Stereoselectivity, Scott C. Mateer, Brent D. Feske, A. Orrego, Beth Budden, M. Page, M. Beers, and A. Archer

Asymmetric Reduction of β-Keto Nitriles Yielding Drug Analog Precursors for Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitors and β-Adrenergic Blocking Agents, Randall W. Nowill, Trisha J. Patel, David L. Beasley, Jose A. Alvarez, Richard Anuskiewitz, Todd J. Hizer, and Brent D. Feske

Good to Great in Academics: Effective Strategic Planning, G. C. Shields, S. Hessinger, and Delana A. Gajdosik-Nivens

Implementing and Sustaining a College-Wide Summer Undergraduate Research, G. C. Shields, S. Hessinger, and Delana A. Gajdosik-Nivens

Technology to Trump Text and Shake Boredom: It’s All in the Delivery, Amy Smith, Laura Lee, and Brian Koehler

ASPIRES at Georgia Southern University, Christine R. Whitlock, Bret S. Danilowicz, Gustavo J. Molina, and Lisa S. Vance

Submissions from 2009

Mutagenesis of the Yeast Reductase Gene, YDL124w, Beth Budden, Michael Page, Andrea Orrego, Mande Beers, Crystal Archer, Eric Davis, and Brent D. Feske

Mutagenic Analysis of Reductase Stereoselectivity, Beth Budden, Michael Page, Andrea Orrego, Mande Beers, Crystal Archer, Eric Davis, and Brent D. Feske

Alanine-Scanning Mutagenesis of the YDL124w’s Substrate Specificity Loop A, Beth Budden, Michael Page, Andre Orrego, Mande Beers, Crystal Archer, Erik Davis, and Brent D. Feske

Utilizing Engineered E. Coli as An Asymmetric Biocatalyst towards Pharmaceutical Precursors, Brent D. Feske

Synthesis of Fosfomycin Utilizing Biocatalysis as a Key Step, Brent D. Feske and Erik V. Davis

Study of the Environmental Distribution and Catalyzed Degradation Potential of Brominated Flame Retardants, Delana A. Gajdosik-Nivens, E. Cooper, and D. W. Canady

Instrumental Analysis: A Research Experiment Designing An Instrumental Analysis Course around Student Research Projects, Delana A. Gajdosik-Nivens, C. W. Padgett, Brent Feske, and W. E. Lynch

Writing About Science/ Writing About Chemistry, Timothy D. Giles, Mark Richardson, and Jessica Orvis

Transitioning the New Student into a Science Major, Brian Koehler and Lisa Vance

Ceria Based Nanoparticles, Examining the Effect On Chemical Properties and Reactivity of Doping Agents, W. E. Lynch, T. Carlson, R. Groom, and Delana A. Gajdosik-Nivens

Enhancing Student Learning by Incorporating X-Ray Fluorescence Spectroscopy, W. E. Lynch, C. W. Padgett, D. Jamieson, J. Todesca, K. J. Verges, C. Boyd, and Delana A. Gajdosik-Nivens

Chemical Environment Effects On Kα/Kβ; Ratio: An X-Ray Fluorescence Experiment On Periodic Trends and Oxidation States, C. Padgett, J. Chase, W. Baird, and Delana A. Gajdosik-Nivens

Instrumental Analysis: A Research Experiment Designing An Instrumental Analysis Course around Student Research Projects, Katie Verges, Brent D. Feske, Will Lynch, Clifford Padgett, and Delana Nivens

Stereochemical Predictions of Aldo-Keto Reductase Products through Molecular Modeling, John E. Walker, John Knudsen, Stephen Savioli, Brent D. Feske, Scott Mateer, and Clifford W. Padgett

ASPIRES at Georgia Southern University, Christine R. Whitlock, Bret S. Danilowicz, Delena Bell Gatch, and Lisa S. Vance

Synthesis of amino acid substituted oligomeric imidazole-4,5-dicarboxamide libraries, Zhigang Xu, John C. DiCesare, and Paul W. Baures

Submissions from 2008

Green Chemistry: Reduction of β-Keto Nitriles Using Bioengineered E. Coli, Jose Alvarez, Richard Anusckiewitz, Kira Isengard, and Brent D. Feske

Targeted Mutation of the Yeast Reductase, YDL 124w, Affects Enzyme Stereoselectivity, Crystal Archer, Erik Davis, Ruchita Patel, Mande Beers, Scott C. Mateer, and Brent D. Feske

Making Drugs with Little Bugs, Brent D. Feske and Scott C. Mateer

Working Toward a Distinct “Pedagogy of the First Year”: What Classroom Strategies Work Best with First Year Students?, Nancy L. Malcom, Kathy Albertson, Olivia Edenfield, Jessica N. Orvis, and Ellen H. Hendrix

Progress Towards the Synthesis of Dragmacidin Alkaloids, Darryl Miles and Christine R. Whitlock

Chemistry in a Museum—Challenges, Successes, and Evaluation, Jessica Orvis

Extracting Nitrogen from Plants for Use in Environmental Remediation, T. S. Whiteside, H. E. Thomas, and Delana A. Gajdosik-Nivens

Submissions from 2007

Targeted Mutation of the Yeast Reductase, YDL124w, Crystal Archer, Erik Davis, Ruchita Patel, Mande Beers, Scott C. Mateer, and Brent D. Feske

Improving Asymmetric Reductions by Building Reductase Chimeras and the Investigation of Reductase Mutagenesis, Crystal Archer, Erik Davis, Ruchita Patel, Mande Beers, Scott Mateer, and Brent D. Feske

Green Chemistry Synthesis of γ-phenyl-γ-butyrolactone Using a Whole-cell Biocatalytic Approach, Jack Benton, David Beasley, and Brent D. Feske

Information Literacy in Theory and in the Classroom for Chemistry Students at the Undergraduate Level: A Case Study, Joan E. Broome and Christine R. Whitlock

Utilizing an Engineered E. Coli Library as an Asymmetric Biocatalyst Towards Pharmaceutical Precursors., Brent D. Feske, Richard Hammond, Wade Poston, Scott Mateer, and Todd Hizer

Cross-Disciplinary Reading and Writing Projects in Analytical and General Chemistry, Delana A. Gajdosik-Nivens and S. R. Carpenter

Spectroscopy and Analytical Chemistry Using Nanoparticles, Delana A. Gajdosik-Nivens and W. E. Lynch

Utilizing Engineered E. Coli as an Asymmetric Reducing Biocatalyst Towards Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitors, Richard Hammond, Wade Poston, and Brent D. Feske

A Novel Biocatalytic Strategy Towards Prozac® and Other Serotonin Reuptake inhibitors, Wade Poston, Richard Hammond, and Brent D. Feske

A Novel Biocatalytic Strategy Towards Prozac® and Other Serotonin Reuptake inhibitors, Wade Poston, Richard Hammond, and Brent D. Feske

Synthesis of p-nitrophenylglyoxal, Derick Sharpe and Michael O. Hurst

Submissions from 2006

Synthesis of Pentaminecobalt(III) Nitrate Complexes with Carboxcylic Acids, David M. Ahlstrom and Jeffrey A. Orvis

Using Graph Set Analysis to Explain Long-Range Hydrogen Bonding Patterns, Kennon Deal, Shae Anne Vaughn, Keyana Dickens, Thomas Morgan, Tommie Evans, and Allison J. Amonette

Small Molecule Crystallography with Undergraduate Researchers, Kenyana Dickens, Thomas Morgan, Tommie Evans, Bridgette Massey, Adam M. Donnelly, Minerva Hughes, Luis Nunez, Niya Mitchell, Jesse Brown, Lindsey Spedding, and Allison J. Amonette