Congratulations December Graduates

The Department congratulates students who received their degrees at the December Commencement ceremony.


  • Stephen “Joel” Cassidy, Electron-deficient Heterofluorene Conjugated Polymers and Small Molecules
    Advisor: Dr. Paul Rupar
  • Nelly Kaneza, Electrochemical and Spectroscopic Studies of BODIPY Dyes and Nanostructured Electrodes for Solar Energy Harvesting and Conversion
    Advisor: Dr. Shanlin Pan
  • Pierre Canisius Mbarushimana,  Anionic Polymerization of Activated Aziridines
    Advisor: Dr. Paul Rupar
  • Nicholas White, Weak Intermolecular Interactions of Binding Probes and Analytical Tools
    Advisor: Dr. Marco Bonizzoni


  • Matthew Confer
  • Kyle Edwards
  • Joshua Halliday
  • Benjamin Headford
  • Chad Horton
  • Matthew Mireles
  • Rudradatt “Randy” Persaud

ACS-Certified BS Degree 

  • Jennifer Wurm


  • Logan Griffin
  • Kenichi Haynie, summa cum laude

Dual Chemical Engineering-Chemistry Degree

  • Jamie Tesh, summa cum laude