Chemistry, Physics, & Astronomy, Department of

Announcement    Monday, November 21, 2022
Five chemistry and physics majors in Georgia College & State University’s second cohort of NSF S-STEM Scholars were indoctrinated into the program last week during a “white coat” ceremony on Front Campus. The National Science Foundation Scholarships in Science Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (S-STEM) program at Georgia College financially supports highly-motivated, academically-strong, low-income students majoring in chemistry or physics. Students are given faculty mentoring...
Announcement    Tuesday, October 25, 2022
On Thursday, Oct. 27, Georgia College & State University will hold its 20th “Family Fun Night” for the community. A lineup of interactive activities includes hands-on chemistry experiments, an outdoor pyrochemistry show, a haunted black-light maze and a planetarium show. About 50 undergraduate students will assist community members at 10 hands-on activity stations at Herty Hall on Wilkinson Street in Milledgeville. The event is from 5 to 8:30 p.m. The chemistry magic show begins at...
Event    Thursday, October 27, 2022
On Thursday, Oct. 27, Georgia College & State University will hold its 20th “Family Fun Night” for the community. A lineup of interactive activities includes hands-on chemistry experiments, an outdoor pyrochemistry show, a haunted black-light maze and a planetarium show. About 50 undergraduate students will assist community members at 10 hands-on activity stations at Herty Hall on Wilkinson Street in Milledgeville. The event is from 5 to 8:30 p.m. The chemistry magic show begins at...
Poster for 2022 Family Fun Night
Announcement    Thursday, September 22, 2022
UPDATE: Thunder is safe, and his kidnappers have been apprehended. Read more about the Forensics Night event in this Front Page news story. ____________________________________________________________ In celebration of National Forensics Science Week, the Georgia College & State University (GCSU) Science Education Center and forensic chemistry program invites campus and community to help solve the crime of the semester: “Who Kidnapped Thunder?” Become a forensic crime scene detective...
Event    Wednesday, September 28, 2022
In celebration of National Forensics Science Week, the Georgia College & State University (GCSU) Science Education Center and forensic chemistry program invites campus and community to help solve the crime of the semester: “Who Kidnapped Thunder?” Become a forensic crime scene detective and use scientific evidence at five lab stations to crack this ‘whodunnit’ case—involving the university’s beloved Bobcat mascot, Thunder. Come see how the experts do it in real life! From 5 to 8 p.m...
Thunder, the Bobcat mascot for Georgia College & State University.