News & Announcements Archive


Kun Yang Article Highlighted in C&EN News

Kun Yang Article Highlighted in C&EN News
Congratulations to Kun Yang of the Greenberg group on his publication in PNAS entitled “Histone Tails Decrease N7-Methyl-2′-Deoxyguanosine Depurination and Yield DNA–Protein Cross-links in Nucleosome Core Particles and Cells” that […]


Intrinsic Structural Flexibility in Pyrochlores

Intrinsic Structural Flexibility in Pyrochlores
The McQueen Lab reports the observation of inherent structural disorder in pyrochlores. The universality of local displacements within the pyrochlore structure adds to the known structural diversity and explains the […]


Hernandez named 2018 SERMACS Stan Israel Award Winner

Hernandez named 2018 SERMACS Stan Israel Award Winner
Congratulations to prof. Rigoberto Hernandez for being selected as the winner for the 2018 SERMACS Stan Israel Award! The Stanley C. Israel Regional Award recognizes individuals and/or institutions who have advanced […]


Lectka Lab Featured in Journal of Organic Chemistry

Lectka Lab Featured in Journal of Organic Chemistry
Congratulations to Desta Bume, Stefan Harry, and Cody Ross Pitts of the Lectka Group for their paper entitled “Catalyzed and Promoted Aliphatic Fluorination” (J. Org. Chem. 2018, 83, 8803) and its […]


The Chemistry Student Safety Committee

The Chemistry Student Safety Committee
The Chemistry Student Safety Committee (ChemSSC) was created to promote a culture of safety in our chemistry department, as well as to address known safety issues occurring in the laboratories. […]


J. D. Tovar receives JSPS Fellowship

J. D. Tovar receives JSPS Fellowship
Prof. Tovar was awarded an Invitational Fellowship from the Japan Society for the Promotion of Science.  This fellowship will support an extended Spring 2019 visit in Japan allowing for scientific […]