Hope College News
It’s World Water Week beginning Monday, August 25, and this year’s theme is “Water for Society — Including All.” Four Hope College professors have been conducting research with that theme in mind for three years now. Dr. Jonathan Peterson of the geological and environmental sciences department, Dr. Aaron Best of the biology department, and Dr. … Continue reading Water Research for the Global Good
It all started because a giant praying mantis crawled up the side of a parked car. That small creature helped spark a big idea because now a new wildflower garden is in full bloom in its first summer in the “backyard” of the Schaap Science Center. While the garden beautifies another corner of an already-beautiful … Continue reading In the Garden of Research and Learning
In July, Holland’s first-ever World Cube Association event was held at Hope College, hosted by 3rd Coast Cubing. (The competition was extra exciting for Dr. Brent Krueger, professor of chemistry and co-advisor to 3rd Coast Cubing, as his son set a world record!)
The Department of Chemistry will be hosting participants from 14 colleges and universities and five industry partners during its 2nd Biennial Schaap Chemistry Symposium, which will be held on Thursday and Friday, July 11 and 12.