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providing a world-class education through its classroom and laboratory teaching; and creating new scientific knowledge through research aimed at solving some of society's most important human health, energy, and environmental problems.

January 28, 2015
Professor Carreira presents Gassman Lectureship, Feb. 4-6
Professor Erick Carreira from the Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry at the ETH Zurich Swiss Federal Institute of Technology will present the Gassman Lectureship in Chemistry, Feb. 4-6. Read More

January 26, 2015
Identifying materials to improve biofuel & petroleum processing
A team of researchers led by the University of Minnesota has identified potential materials that could improve the production of ethanol and petroleum products. Read More

January 26, 2015
Anna Krylov addresses equality at Distinguished Scientists seminar
Professor Anna Krylov presents a seminar, Wednesday, Feb. 18, as part of the College of Science & Engineering’s Distinguished Scientists & Engineers from Underrepresented Groups Speakers Program. Read More

January 26, 2015
New initiatives designed to develop students' problem-solving skills
Developing students’ problem-solving skills is the goal of two new general chemistry teaching initiatives funded through the university’s Experiments in Learning Innovation program. Read More

January 23, 2015
Diversity Committee Meet & Greet, Tuesday, Feb. 3
You're invited to the Diversity Committee's annual Meet & Greet, 9:45 a.m. to 11 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 3, Kate & Michael Barany Conference Room (117/119 Smith Hall). Read More

January 23, 2015
ACS Chemistry Alumni & Friends Breakfast, March 24
Registration is available for the Chemistry Alumni & Friends Breakfast, 7:30 a.m. Tuesday, March 24, at ACS National Meeting in Denver. Read More

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Upcoming Events

Thursday, January 29
Departmental Seminar: Katherine Mirica, Ph.D.
Friday, January 30
Special Seminar: Mona Minkara

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