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10/29/2019
Graduate Research Forum Nov. 1: 140 presentations, posters and art displays
Graduate students from all divisions will present more than 140 oral sessions, poster presentations and art displays at the Graduate Research Forum Nov. 1.
09/27/2019
Miami hosts summer Chemistry Education Research Conference
In a display of Miami's dedication to professional education and development, the Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry hosted the fifth Chemistry Education Research (CER) Graduate Student & Post-Doctoral Professional Development Conference this past summer
07/22/2019
Chemistry and Biochemistry Department Receives NSF Grant for New NMR Spectrometer
The Department was awarded a grant, entitled “MRI: Acquisition of a 400 MHz Nuclear Magnetic Resonance (NMR) Spectrometer at Miami University” for $295,750. This instrument will replace our 200 MHz and 300 MHz NMR’s, which are over 25 years old. The lead PI on the grant was C. Scott Hartley, who assembled a team of colleagues including Wei Liu, Meredith Erb, Michael Crowder, Dominik Konkolewicz, and others to justify the new instrument.
07/16/2019
Dr. Ellen Yezierski Awarded $1.9M NSF Grant
Ellen Yezierski, Professor of Chemistry, was recently awarded a 5-year, $1.9M NSF DRK-12 grant. The project aims to improve our knowledge of the ways in which conceptual understanding in high school chemistry is afforded and constrained by teachers’ use of dynamic, molecular-level visualizations.
06/01/2019
Faculty Promotions
Three Chemistry and Biochemistry faculty were promoted Spring 2019.
06/01/2019
MAC Academic Leadership Development Conference
Two of our faculty chosen for MAC Academic Leadership Development Conference.
06/01/2019
Study Away Trips
Students immerse themselves in chemistry during winter term study away trips.
06/01/2019
Kennedy and team awarded Cynthia Henderson Cancer Award
Kennedy and his undergraduate research team awarded Cynthia Henderson Cancer Award.
05/30/2019
Honoring Miami "roots and wings": Rebecca Messina '94 addresses nearly 1700 bachelor's and master's graduates at annual CAS spring recognition ceremony
On May 18, the College of Arts and Science, highlighted by speeches by Rebecca Messina '94 and Jacob Bruggeman '19, celebrated the achievement of 1521 bachelors and 176 masters graduates at the 2019 Recognition Ceremony