Chemistry

Christ-Centred Researchers
The Science Research Fellowship, which allowed high school students to contribute to university-level research with Redeemer faculty, was a major success.
A Chemistry Celebrity
Janelle Vander Hout '18 came away from her summer research with more than knowledge and an improved skillset. A 2-D network structure was christened with her initials.
Redeemer expands and upgrades health and life sciences labs
$400,000 in donations dedicated to a new pathology research lab, a new aquatic toxicology lab, a renewed chemistry lab and an expanded human kinetics lab
Engaging young Christians in the sciences
This summer, Redeemer continues to invest in experience-enhanced learning by offering a one-week intensive science research fellowship for high school students.
From Music to Medicine
Freshly designated medical doctor Kristin VanSligtenhorst switched majors in her first year at Redeemer and hasn’t looked back.
Seeing God’s Hand at Work
Dr. David Speicher, a post-doc researcher at St. Joseph’s Healthcare Hamilton, has stayed in touch with the Redeemer community for the last decade.
Redeemer Alumnus Awarded Post-Doc Fellowship
Dr. David Speicher ’03 returns to Hamilton to research infectious disease at St. Joseph’s Healthcare
Better Living Through Chemistry?
In the last century, chemistry has made our lives better—and worse. Given that, what does it mean to be a Christian and a chemist?
Redeemer plants Hamilton’s newest Victory Garden
Students’ grant application leads to positive community action
A Summer of Research
Redeemer’s talented sciences students gain hands-on experience through faculty grant opportunities
Redeemer faculty awarded over $200,000 in federal research funding
NSERC Discovery Grants to be invested in original research in the natural sciences and mathematics
Monitoring pollution in Hamilton watersheds
Dr. Edward Berkelaar and Dr. Darren Brouwer will monitor pollution in Hamilton watersheds with funding from a second Zylstra grant.
Inauguration of Dr. Edward Berkelaar
Dr. Berkelaar formally installed as Professor of Chemistry and Environmental Studies
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