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2017-2018 ACS Student Chapter Awards2017-2018 ACS Student Chapter Awards

June 24, 2019

Congratulations to the Chemistry Club for being selected for the Outstanding Award! For the 2017-2018 academic year, the American Chemical Society received over 400 activity reports. Of the 400+ reports, ACS presented 69 Outstanding, 92 Commendable, and 145 Honorable mention awards. Thank you to the Chemistry Club and Dr. Casselman for making great commitments of time and energy for undergraduate studies in chemistry and education.   Read Moretest

Winners of the 2019 Richard M. Martin Scholarship!Winners of the 2019 Richard M. Martin Scholarship!

June 20, 2019

The Richard M. Martin Scholarship seeks students who have outstanding achievements in chemistry classes, chemistry laboratory research, and demonstrates capacity to contribute to the advancement of knowledge in chemistry. Please congratulate Teressa Benbarka, Ricardo Tolentino, and Yongxian Wu for being selected for the this years Richard M. Martin Scholarship award!test

Winner of the 2019 Haddon Award goes to Pritam ShankhariWinner of the 2019 Haddon Award goes to Pritam Shankhari

June 03, 2019

Pritam Shankhari, a graduate student in Prof. Boniface Fokwa's lab, was selected for his creative and outstanding research contributions in computational design and experimental realization of new boride-based magnetic materials. The Robert C. Haddon Endowed Graduate Award was established in Professor Haddon's memory by his family to encourage and recognize students for research excellence, particularly in the fields of materials chemistry.test

UCR Provost, Dr. Cynthia Larive, is named Chancellor at UC Santa CruzUCR Provost, Dr. Cynthia Larive, is named Chancellor at UC Santa Cruz

May 16, 2019

UCR Provost and Executive Vice Chancellor Cynthia K. Larive has been appointed the 11th Chancellor of UC Santa Cruz. Dr. Cynthia Larive has served the UC community for nearly a decade and a half as a faculty member, administrator and leader. In UCR, she has worked to expand educational opportunity and student success throughout her 14-year tenure.  Read Moretest
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Alumni News

Welcome back to UCR Dr. Lingchao Zhu!Welcome back to UCR Dr. Lingchao Zhu!

May 02, 2019

The ACIF welcomes back alumnus Lingchao Zhu (Ph.D. 2013) as the new Academic Coordinate for NMR and Optical Spectroscopy. Lingchao received his Ph.D. in Physics from UCR under the co-direction of Leonid Pryadko in Physics and Len Mueller in Chemistry. After working in the NMR facilities at UW Madison and U Penn, we are excited to have him back in Southern California.test
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Department of Chemistry
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