Chemistry and Biochemistry
Alumni News and Events
UMSL Chemist is our annual magazine of departmental and alumni news. The Fall 2012 edition is available electronically by clicking here. The Fall 2013 edition is currently being written. If you have news of Chemistry Department Alumni or just want to get in touch, email the editor, Professor Lol Barton.
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IMPORTANT DATES AND EVENTS 2013
- On Monday October 7, 2013, at 4:00 pm, distinguished alumna Dr. Dawn Shiang will speak in the department colloquium series. Dr Shiang, (BA 1983, Ph.D. 1988) recently retired from the Dow Chemical Co. where she was Associate Director for Sustainable Technologies. Her bio is available by clicking on her name.
- On Friday March 15, 2013, at 1:00 pm, Professor David W. C. MacMillan, James S. McDonnell Distinguished University Professor of Chemistry, Chairman, Department of Chemistry and Director of the Merck Center for Catalysis at Princeton University, presented the Sixteenth Annual Robert W. Murray Lecture.
- On Saturday April 20, 2013 , the department celebrated FIFTY YEARS OF GREAT CHEMISTRY, as part of the UMSL Jubilee on April 20, 2013 from 3 – 5 pm in the atrium of the Science Complex.
- On Monday May 6, 2013, Ms. Kim Gorman, BA 1993, presented the 26th Annual Distinguished Alumni Lecture.
UM-St. Louis Distinguished Alumni Awards
UM-St. Louis Distinguished Alumni Awards to Chemists
Distinguished Alumni Lecturers
A former student from the Department of Chemistry at UM-St. Louis delivers this annual lecture, which is followed by a reception. This forms part of the regular departmental seminar program and is typically scheduled for the first Monday in May as the final seminar of the academic year. The lecture follows presentation of the Annual Departmental Awards.