PLU Chemistry Department Student Awards

Congratulations to all of our students over the years who have received Chemistry Department awards and scholarships!   The table below is a compilation of award records since 2000.    Of course there are many others who received awards before the records in this table!  Congratulations to all of the recipients over the years.   And to all of our graduates, it has been our privilege to teach you.   We are proud that you are graduates of the PLU Chemistry Department!

YearGraduation with Honors in ChemistryAmerican Institute of Chemists (AIC)
(Outstanding Senior)
Ramstad ScholarGeneral Chemistry Award (CRC)Sophomore Organic Award (ACS POLYED)Analytical Chemistry Award (ACS)Inorganic Chemistry Award (ACS)Senior Organic Award (ACS DOC)Hypercube Scholar Award (Hypercube, Inc.)Physical Chemistry Award (ACS PHYS)
2017Caleb Chandler, Ashley Connors, Rebecca Doud, Bryan Gutierrez, Chloe Skidmore, Maddie Smith, Jenn WongJenn WongChristine Sohn,
Tori Vigil
Aminda Cheney-Irgens, Emily NessLuna KimNorth FoulonAshley ConnorsBryan GutierrezJacob FinneyMiles Radford
2016Chance Brock, Inga Christensen, Loyall Harris, Thomas Kolibaba, Dylan Nehrenberg, Colin Peterson, Kalie Saathoff Thomas KolibabaMadeline I. SmithMegan Longstaff, Christine SohnNorth FoulonConor O'BryanJadey SimmonsBrock LyndeConor O'BryanThe first award given in 2017.
2015Christopher S. Erkkila, Drew Huff, Gregor Uvila, Jorge VelasquezChristopher S. ErkkilaMadeline I. SmithDerek Chai, Marisol NavarroChance BrockThomas KolibabaColin PetersonChristopher S. ErkkilaThe first award given in 2016
2014Marisa Adams, Austin Erler, Valerie Lesniak, Joy Murphy, Blair Troudt, Alex WisbeckBlair TroudtGregor UvilaChristian Rude, Jitkanya (Jenn) WongThomas KolibabaDylan NehrenbergVictoria RichmondValerie Lesniak
2013Brian Levandowski, Alex Lineweaver, Laura Murphy, Jennifer Reynolds, Jennifer SteinBrian LevandowskiAustin Erler, Victoria RichmondInga Christensen, Tom KolibabaSamuel LavisBlair TroudtJenny SteinBrian Levandowski
2012Michaela Burke, Anna Kreutz, Melrose Mailig, Ashley Marshall, Julia Rutherford (posthumously), Rachel SmithAshley R. MarshallAustin ErlerScotty Kirkpatrick, Kristopher WellsRobert D. FisherMaris AdamsAshley MarshallThe first award was given in 2013
2011Erik Arnits, Jessica Dottl, Erin Johnson, Luke Latimer, Lee Palosh, Emily TollefsonLuke LatimerSkylar Johnson, Jennifer SteinRobert FisherLogan RandAnna KreutzNo award
2010Jacob Berman, Melisa Farias, Gregory PetersonGregory PetersonSukhbir Randhawa, Yuanqing TangKelsey Serier, Clara LightnerAshley MarshallLauren ThieleMelisa Farias
2009Eric Gordon, Mycah UehlingChristina TieuEmily TollefsonAshley MarshallAdrienne HollisterEmily TollefsonThe first award was given in 2010.
2008Chelsea Berdahl, Kim Cotton, Jeff EbelChelsea BerdahlJaclyn Lemon, Mycah UehlingEmily TollefsonAndrew McGuinessMarie Reardon
2007Justin Carlson, Clinton Dahlberg, Shiela Jones, Keane Lindblad, Breanna VollmarBreanna VollmarMycah UehlingAlayna LindeChristina TieuDan Hibbard
2006Kristen Forseth, Allison Kanarr, Kjersta Larson, Patrina PellettKristen ForsethChelsea Berdahl, Elizabeth SloanYue Che (120), Christina Tieu, Melissa Youngquist (125)Richard DetheridgeChelsea Berdahl
2005Paul Clark, Bethany Devilbiss, Jeni Hoffert, Erin Hoge, Lam-Phuong NguyenPaul ClarkErik HellesonChelsea Berdahl (120), Emily Stratton (125) Keane LindbladJon Carlson
2004None awardedNo awardPaul Clark, Allison KanarrBrandon Stickelmeyer (120), David Pedack (125)Jessica PatrickCorey Fish
2003Floyd Bangerter, Alayne Brown, Jacquelyn KimballAlayne BrownKjersta Larson, Lam-Phuong NguyenJessica Patrick (120), Nathan Klosterman ( 125) Austin GrossAustin Gross
2002Matt Geballe. Lia OssianderLia OssianderFloyd BangerterAustin Gross (120), Lam Phuong Nguyen (125)David RunquistAndrea Haugo
2001Peter Anderson, Brita WillisPeter AndersonLia Ossiander, Patrick PastorDavid Runquist (120), Valerie Landwehr (125)Alayne BrownKjersti Gemar
2000Katherine MaloneyPeter Anderson, Brita WillisSusan Carnine (120), Patrick Pastor (125)Benjamin LarsenScott Stewart