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    Piedmont Natural Gas has restored service to campus this evening. As a result of the work performed today there will be detours on Faculty Row for both vehicles and pedestrians. Please use extreme caution and do not attempt to go around the barricades.

    Facilities and Piedmont Natural Gas personnel will continue working with the natural gas infrastructure on campus throughout the week. Service disruption is not anticipated, but could be possible. This work is being performed to make every effort to maintain a safe and healthy campus environment. 

    Dining services will resume standard operations for Sunday, January 22. We appreciate your patience today and apologize for any inconvenience.

Chemistry and Physics

Mission Statement

The Department of Chemistry and Physics is devoted to its mission of instilling a literate appreciation of the physical sciences in all its students; affording a solid foundation in the theory and practice of chemistry and physics to its majors; supporting the scholarship of its faculty; and providing professional expertise and service to local and regional communities.

Beyond the fulfillment of its mission, the Department earnestly pursues a vision of providing local, regional and national leadership in the development and implementation of effective instructional practices for undergraduate and graduate education in the physical sciences.