Technical Specialist, Chemistry; Adjunct Faculty
BS, MS, Plymouth State University
About Marguerite Crowell
During the academic year, Marguerite is the chemistry technical specialist and laboratory manager, as well as a teaching lecturer. She is actively involved in community outreach through yearly visits to local schools promoting chemistry education. She has presented at national conferences, is the professional advisor for the newly created ACS Student Chapter at PSU, and has served as co-advisor of the Science Society and on the Media Advisory Board. She teaches an environnmentally themed First Year Seminar class, and has taught chemistry, forensics, geology, earth science, biology, and physical science laboratories.
Summers are spent pursuing professional opportunities, such as an environmental science educator for the Pakistani Educational Leadership Project (PEL Project), a U.S. State Department funded project that was held at PSU. She traveled to Pakistan in the spring of 2013. She developed a statewide water education plan with NH Water Education Plan Advisory Group and the NH Department of Environmental Services Drinking Water and Groundwater Bureau for NH environmental educators and teachers
In addition, Marguerite proudly serves on the Board of Directors for Quincy Bog Natural Area/Pemi-Baker Land Trust, where she is active in several committees, an environmental educator for the Jr. Naturalist Program and Chair of the Research and Interpretation Committee. She earned a B.S. in Physical Science Education, and a Master of Science degree in Environmental Science and Policy from PSU.