School of Science News Archive

Month, Year

Space Studies

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. Physics & Astronomy

Sport Science

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. Chemistry & Biochemistry

A Greener Future

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. Chemistry & Biochemistry

College Receives $1.2 M for STEM Education

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. Biology Chemistry & Biochemistry Computer Science Environmental Studies and Sciences Mathematics Physics & Astronomy


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. Computer Science