Tuesday, February 7, 2012
Through the generous support from the National Science Foundation and the Siena College School of Science, several Siena physics majors were given the opportunity to travel outside of the classroom and expand their understanding of astronomy.
Thursday, January 26, 2012
Lucas Tucker, Ph.D., assistant professor of chemistry at Siena College, led the research and development team for Court Grip. Court Grip is a product designed to improve traction on the basketball court by applying a proprietary blend of liquid chemicals to the bottom of sneakers.
Tuesday, January 24, 2012
In an effort to promote the principles of green chemistry in the classroom, the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) and Siena College teamed up to host a hands-on training workshop for teachers around the Capital Region.
Friday, January 6, 2012
The need to improve mathematics and science education in middle and high schools is greater than ever before. Now, through a nearly $1.2 million grant from the National Science Foundation, Siena College students will be empowered to make a difference.
Thursday, December 15, 2011
As the semester drew to a close, many Siena students gave presentations on the results of their research and class projects. Perhaps the most interesting, and certainly the most interactive, research was on display on the third floor of Roger Bacon Hall during the College’s first RoboShow.