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Kenneth Stout

Kenneth Stout

B.S., Oregon State University, 2018

Kenneth was born and raised in San Diego, California, and he completed his undergraduate studies in chemistry and chemical engineering at Oregon State University. At OSU, he worked under Professor Chris Beaudry on aminopyrone Diels–Alder reactions and stereoselective syntheses of aminals. He left the best coast behind to join the MacMillan group and study photocatalysis at Princeton. In his free time, Kenneth enjoys ceramics, baking, and painting.

Fun Facts
  • Kenneth originally planned on attending culinary school upon graduating from high school, and his first major in college was food science.
  • Most people have a hard time keeping up with Kenneth’s SpongeBob references.
  • Embracing his impending grad bod, Kenneth is in search of the best bagels and black and white cookies the East Coast has to offer.