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Meet the CIC Staff

CIC Staff

  • Kenzie Ballinger

    CIA

    About Me: Come in and talk soccer with me!

    I can help you with: Chem 101, 111, 111L, 112, and 112L

    About Me: Come in and talk soccer with me!

    I can help you with: Chem 101, 111, 111L, 112, and 112L

  • David Boldridge

    Lab Instructor

    I can help you with: Chem 101, 111, 111L, 112, and 112L.

    I can help you with: Chem 101, 111, 111L, 112, and 112L.

  • Steve Broyles

    Lab Instructor

    About Me: I love the winter and am an avid skier. If you can’t find me at BSU I am most likely on top of a mountain enjoying the peacefulness of trees and breathtaking views of the mountains.

    I can help you with: Chem 101, 102, 111, 112, 307, 308, 310, and all varieties of Biochem (especially Enzyme Kinetics). If you have patience and a book I can also help you with 211, 212, and 309.

    About Me: I love the winter and am an avid skier. If you can’t find me at BSU I am most likely on top of a mountain enjoying the peacefulness of trees and breathtaking views of the mountains.

    I can help you with: Chem 101, 102, 111, 112, 307, 308, 310, and all varieties of Biochem (especially Enzyme Kinetics). If you have patience and a book I can also help you with 211, 212, and 309.

  • Joanne Castle

    Lab Instructor

    About Me: I am a proud Boise State Mom!

    I can help you with: Chem 101, 111, 111L, 112, and 112L.

    About Me: I am a proud Boise State Mom!

    I can help you with: Chem 101, 111, 111L, 112, and 112L.

  • Nicole Cornell

    CIC Manager

    About Me: Come in and ask me why I am pointing at the window in my picture.

    I can help you with: Chem 101, 102, 111, 111L, 112, 112L, 307, 308, 309, and 310.

    About Me: Come in and ask me why I am pointing at the window in my picture.

    I can help you with: Chem 101, 102, 111, 111L, 112, 112L, 307, 308, 309, and 310.

  • Bevin Daglen

    Lab Instructor

    About Me: I love to play! I’m into science, Judo, and the outdoors. This photo was taken in the summer of 2020 on the Boise River in my new kayak.

    I can help you with: Chem 101, 102, 111, 111L, 112, 112L, 308, and 350.

    About Me: I love to play! I’m into science, Judo, and the outdoors. This photo was taken in the summer of 2020 on the Boise River in my new kayak.

    I can help you with: Chem 101, 102, 111, 111L, 112, 112L, 308, and 350.

  • Madison Dirks

    Graduate Student

    About Me: I once wore a dress every single day of December (even while skiing) to raise awareness and money in order to prevent sex trafficking.

    I can help you with: Chem 101, 102, 111, 111L, and 112.

    About Me: I once wore a dress every single day of December (even while skiing) to raise awareness and money in order to prevent sex trafficking.

    I can help you with: Chem 101, 102, 111, 111L, and 112.

  • Andrea Feci

    CIA / Undergrad Researcher in Chemistry

    About Me: Would you like to hear about chemistry in an Italian accent?

    I can help you with: Chem 101, 101L, 111, 111L, 112 and 112L.

    About Me: Would you like to hear about chemistry in an Italian accent?

    I can help you with: Chem 101, 101L, 111, 111L, 112 and 112L.

  • Max Harvey

    CIA

    About Me: Born in Alaska, raised as a Texan. Snow Enthusiast.

    I can help you with: Chem 111, 111L, 112, and 112L.

    About Me: Born in Alaska, raised as a Texan. Snow Enthusiast.

    I can help you with: Chem 111, 111L, 112, and 112L.

  • Carter Jennings

    Lab Instructor

    About Me: I ski. I paddle-board. I chemistry.

    I can help you with: Chem 101, 111, 111L, 112, and 308.

    About Me: I ski. I paddle-board. I chemistry.

    I can help you with: Chem 101, 111, 111L, 112, and 308.

  • Abigail Mills

    Undergraduate CIA

    About Me: I am a sophomore majoring in Chemistry. I play on the club softball team and I love to spend time in the great outdoors.

    I can help you with: Chem 101, 102, 111, 111L, 112, and 112L.

    About Me: I am a sophomore majoring in Chemistry. I play on the club softball team and I love to spend time in the great outdoors.

    I can help you with: Chem 101, 102, 111, 111L, 112, and 112L.

  • Thaaer Muhammed

    Lab Instructor

    About Me: I am a graduate student. I plan to finish my thesis and defense in this semester and graduate next semester.

    I can help you with: Chem 307, 308, 309, and 310.

    About Me: I am a graduate student. I plan to finish my thesis and defense in this semester and graduate next semester.

    I can help you with: Chem 307, 308, 309, and 310.

  • Maddi Nilson

    CIA and Lab Instructor

    About Me: I am on the gymnastics team for Boise state. I also love anything outdoors, exploring Boise and of course chemistry!

    I can help you with: Chem 101, 101L, 102, 102L, 111, 111L, 112, and 112L.

    About Me: I am on the gymnastics team for Boise state. I also love anything outdoors, exploring Boise and of course chemistry!

    I can help you with: Chem 101, 101L, 102, 102L, 111, 111L, 112, and 112L.

  • Crystal Paulus

    Graduate Student

    About Me: I love the sun and being outside when it is actually above 70°F.

    I can help you with: Chem 111, Chem 111L.

    About Me: I love the sun and being outside when it is actually above 70°F.

    I can help you with: Chem 111, Chem 111L.

  • Ryan Rau

    Undergraduate CIA

    About Me: I am senior studying Chemistry with a Materials Science minor. My happy place is laying on a river bank under the stars.

    I can help you with: Chem 101, 102, 111, 111L, 112, 112L, 211, 212, 307, 308, 309, and 310.

    About Me: I am senior studying Chemistry with a Materials Science minor. My happy place is laying on a river bank under the stars.

    I can help you with: Chem 101, 102, 111, 111L, 112, 112L, 211, 212, 307, 308, 309, and 310.

  • Brittany Rushing

    Undergraduate CIA

    About Me: Zoom meetings are the best excuse to wear PJ bottoms

    I can help you with: Chem 101, 111, 111L, 112, and 112L.

    About Me: Zoom meetings are the best excuse to wear PJ bottoms

    I can help you with: Chem 101, 111, 111L, 112, and 112L.

  • Ian Shaw

    Lab Instructor

    About Me: I love playing and collecting board games and I have a black belt in taekwondo.

    I can help you with: Chem 101, 102, 111, 111L, 112, 112L, 307, 308, 309, and 310.

    About Me: I love playing and collecting board games and I have a black belt in taekwondo.

    I can help you with: Chem 101, 102, 111, 111L, 112, 112L, 307, 308, 309, and 310.

  • Joy Sigurdson

    Lab Instructor

    About Me: The only thing I love more than doughnuts is my dog.

    I can help you with: Chem 101, 102, 111, 111L, 112, 112L, 307, and 308.

    About Me: The only thing I love more than doughnuts is my dog.

    I can help you with: Chem 101, 102, 111, 111L, 112, 112L, 307, and 308.

  • Dana Small

    Undergraduate CIA

    About Me: I am a Junior studying with a Chemistry Minor. I love dogs and have an addiction to coffee!

    I can help you with: Chem 101, 102, 111, 111L, 112, and 112L.

    About Me: I am a Junior studying with a Chemistry Minor. I love dogs and have an addiction to coffee!

    I can help you with: Chem 101, 102, 111, 111L, 112, and 112L.

  • Kaly Soderberg

    Undergraduate CIA

    About Me: “Life is short. Eat dessert first.” ~ Jacques Torres

    I can help you with: Chem 101, 111, 111L, 112, and 112L.

    About Me: “Life is short. Eat dessert first.” ~ Jacques Torres

    I can help you with: Chem 101, 111, 111L, 112, and 112L.

  • Becca Torres

    CIA

    About Me: I am much better at balancing equations than I am at painting, I promise.

    I can help you with: Chem 101, 111, 111L, 112, 112L, 307, 308, 309, and 310.

    About Me: I am much better at balancing equations than I am at painting, I promise.

    I can help you with: Chem 101, 111, 111L, 112, 112L, 307, 308, 309, and 310.

  • Roger Vuong

    Graduate Student CIA

    About Me: I am a first-year grad student and I enjoy a nice drive down Pacific Coast Highway.

    I can help you with: Chem 101, 102, 111, 111L, 112, and 112L.

    About Me: I am a first-year grad student and I enjoy a nice drive down Pacific Coast Highway.

    I can help you with: Chem 101, 102, 111, 111L, 112, and 112L.

  • Whitney Walker

    Lab Instructor

    About Me: I love reading and anything to do with Doctor Who.

    I can help you with: Chem 102, 111, 307, 308, 309, and 310.

    About Me: I love reading and anything to do with Doctor Who.

    I can help you with: Chem 102, 111, 307, 308, 309, and 310.

  • Ben Worthley

    Lab Instructor

    About Me: If you’ve lived in more than six states, come talk to me.

    I can help you with: Chem 111, 111L, 112, 112L, 307, and 308.

    About Me: If you’ve lived in more than six states, come talk to me.

    I can help you with: Chem 111, 111L, 112, 112L, 307, and 308.