Zach McMichael-Milton Rose Student 2010-2011
Chemistry and Economics
Zach McMichael is a junior chemistry and economics major, with minors in accounting and mathematics. He is working with Dr. Michael Riemann using numerous propargyl ethers to find a mechanism that creates benzo-cyclo-butenes. BCBs are used mainly as an insulating coat on microchips.
While he is not studying, Zach is a competitive swimmer for the Pfeiffer swim team. He currently has NCAA D2 national time standards in the 100 fly and 200 fly. He is also the president of the newly formed Entrepreneur Club and the Vice-President of the Honors Program.
Learn more about Zach's research project.