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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.

February 27, 2015
Sharing green chemistry at science teachers’ conference
Professor Jane Wissinger and Richard Harris, an undergraduate chemistry major, recently shared their expertise in green chemistry at the Minnesota Science Teachers Association conference. Read More

February 24, 2015
Published article features the work of high school researcher
A research article recently published in the ACS journal Analytical Chemistry features the work of a high school summer researcher. Read More

February 19, 2015
University receives $17.8 million NSF grant for MRSEC
The College of Science and Engineering has received $17.8 million in renewed funding over the next six years from the National Science Foundation for the University’s Materials Research Science and Engineering Center. Read More

February 19, 2015
Professor Barany honored with American Peptide Society award
Professor George Barany has been awarded the 2015 Murray Goodman Scientific Excellence & Mentorship Award from the American Peptide Society. Read More

February 18, 2015
Anna Krylov addresses equality at Distinguished Scientists seminar
Professor Anna Krylov's seminar on equality, part of the College of Science & Engineering’s Distinguished Scientists & Engineers from Underrepresented Groups Speakers Program, is available for viewing online. Read More

February 18, 2015
Hillmyer receives prestigous McKnight Presidential Endowed Chair
Professor Marc Hillmyer has been awarded a prestigious McKnight Presidential Endowed Chair by University President Eric Kaler. This is one of the university’s highest faculty awards. Read More

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