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On Sunday, May 29, 2016, graduating students and invited guests gathered at MacMillan Hall for the Chemistry Department Diploma Ceremony. Due to a large graduating class, this is the second year the ceremony was held in two parts: once for graduate degree recipients and again for baccalaureate degree candidates.

Congratulations to Zoe Greenburg and Claire Rhee, who will graduate on May 29, 2016 with Bachelors of Science, on receiving prestigious Fulbright Scholarships. Read the news story about Brown's 2016 Fulbright recipients.

David E. CaneDavid E. CaneDavid Cane, the Vernon K. Krieble Professor of Chemistry and Professor of Biochemistry, will retire as of June 30, 2016.

Katie Bilotti and a magnified tardigradeKatie Bilotti and a magnified tardigrade

On May 10, 2016, the department gathered to celebrate this past year's accomplishments of our students, faculty, and staff. The celebration began with conferral of undergraduate and graduate student awards and was followed by a reception.

Congratulations to all students who received awards!

Michelle Muzzio, a graduate student in Prof. Shouheng Sun's lab, has been awarded a 2016 NSF Graduate Research Fellowship.

The department is pleased to welcome Dr. Jerome Robinson, who will join the faculty as Assistant Professor of Chemistry on July 1, 2016. 

Laura L. Kiessling, Steenbock Professor of Chemistry and Laurens Anderson Professor of Biochemistry at U.W.-Madison, will give the 2016 Leallyn Burr Clapp Lecture at Brown on Thursday, April 28, 4-5 PM. 

The department is pleased to welcome Dr. Brenda Rubenstein (AB/ScB '07), who will join the faculty as Assistant Professor of Chemistry on July 1, 2016. 

Clifford P. KubiakClifford P. KubiakThe Department is excited to announce that Prof. Clifford P.

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