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This award which is sponsored by the ACS Division of Physical Chemistry recognizes outstanding accomplishments in fundamental or applied spectroscopy in chemistry.  Professor Wang will deliver the award address at the spring awards symposium of the ACS Division of Physical Chemistry.

More about the award can be found on  the ACS website , E. Bright Wilson Award in Spectroscopy page.

Prof Brenda Rubenstein wins one of the 42 Young Investigator Research (YIP) awards from the Air Force Research Laboratory.  Read more about the program and the award here.

Prof. Lai-Sheng Wang, along with researchers at Brown University and Tsinghua University discover new boron-lanthanide nanostructure

With research set to resume June 2, 2020, the Department of Chemistry has implemented new procedures regarding entering and exiting of MacMillan and the GeoChem buildings, as well as revised lab research guidelines. 

A link to the building guidelines can be found here.

At a virtual ceremony held May 19, 2020 The Department of Chemistry announced this year's recipients of the Undergraduate and Graduate awards for 2019-2020.

To view a recording of the ceremony please visit:
Department of Chemistry Awards 2020

The recipients are also listed on the following pages.

All Awardees

Coronavirus dims chemistry job market prospects

Experts fear that the COVID-19 pandemic will yield a tough employment outlook for chemical professionals

"It's a scary time"  quotes Prof. Wang,  "but we should be ok if we can stay healthy and learn to adapt". Read the entire article at Chemical and Engineering News.

(graphic from C&E News)