Congratulations to the Chemistry Scholarship and book award winners: Quynh Do, Kaelan Yu, Jose de los Rios, Alberto Jesus Melchor, Jason Joon Yup Kim, Cecilia Martin, Hannah Damatio, Ashley Mathews, Harnoor Kaur Mahal, Hyeon-Jin Kim, Tim Welsh, Po Ki Tse, Sarah Parkhurst, Zoha Syed, and Jude Tunyi
Many of our Chemistry and Biochemistry Bachelor degree and PhD recipients joined us for a celebration of their accomplishments on Friday, June 11, 2010. Over 300 bachelor degrees and 40 PhD degrees were completed during the academic year 2009-10. The event was held in the HUB Ballroom with over 1000 students and their guests in attendance. The keynote address was given by Dr. Susan Solomon, a noted PhD Chemist and a leader in the field of Atmospheric Sciences. In 2007 Dr. Solomon served as co-chair of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC). In 2008 the IPCC and Al Gore Jr. received the Nobel Peace Prize.