Pierson students attend Chemistry Research Day

Photo caption: In Dr. Robert Schumacher’s chemistry class at Pierson High School, students participated in the 2023 Chemistry Research Day celebration at Stony Brook University. Throughout the day, students watched presentations by graduate, undergraduate, and high-school students, as well as postdoctoral fellows and staff scientists affiliated with Stony Brook University and Brookhaven National Laboratory. This year, the keynote speaker was Stony Brook University professor of chemistry, Dr. Robert B. Grubbs, who spoke on polymers and organic chemistry.