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Scorpions: What’s not to Love?

Scorpions: What’s not to Love?

For chemistry professor Jeffrey Macedone, studying scorpions “turned this hairy, creepy little creature into a thing of beauty made by a Creator.”  BYU Magazine’s new YouTube series, “A Thing of Beauty,” features BYU professors and...
Paul Farnsworth Retired June 30, 2018

Paul Farnsworth Retired June 30, 2018

Chemistry professor and former department chair Dr. Paul Farnsworth retired on June 30, 2018. Farnsworth made many contributions to the BYU Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry during his tenure. His research centered on analytical spectroscopy, with an emphasis...
Computer Science and Mathematics Department Chairs Announced

Computer Science and Mathematics Department Chairs Announced

Dr. Kevin Seppi Appointed Computer Science Department Chair Dean Shane Reese of the College of Physical and Mathematical Sciences has appointed Dr. Kevin Seppi as chair of the Computer Science Department. “Dr. Seppi’s capabilities as a researcher and mentor will allow...