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Chemistry Major Jupneet Singh named Rhodes Scholar

Singh, a member of the Class of 2023, intends to study for an MSc in evidence-based social intervention and policy evaluation at Oxford University next fall.

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Three from MIT named 2023 Rhodes Scholars

Jack Cook, Matthew Kearney, and Chemistry Major Jupneet Singh will begin postgraduate studies at Oxford University next fall.

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Undergraduate Teaching Lab wins Lab Sustainability Award

The Chemistry Undergraduate Teaching Lab was awarded a Lab Sustainability Award from the International Institute for Sustainable Laboratories.

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Seven with MIT ties receive awards from the American Physical Society

Professors Arup Chakraborty, Lina Necib, and Ronald Fernando Garcia Ruiz among those honored for contributions to physics.

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Catherine Drennan wins American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology’s William C. Rose Award

This prize recognizes outstanding contributions to biochemical research and commitment to training younger scientists.

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Five with MIT ties elected to the National Academy of Medicine for 2022

Professors Mark Bear and Laura Kiessling ’83 are among the newly elected members.

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Laura Kiessling Elected to National Academy of Medicine

Election to the Academy is considered one of the highest honors in the fields of health and medicine.

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Arup Chakraborty wins Max Delbrück Prize in Biological Physics

This significant award from the American Physical Society recognizes and encourages outstanding achievement in biological physics research.

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Danna Freedman receives 2022 MacArthur Fellowship

The chemistry professor designs novel molecules that could be used for quantum sensing and communication.

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Two winners of 2022 Nobel Prize in Chemistry, K. Barry Sharpless and Carolyn Bertozzi, share MIT roots

Sharpless is a former member of the chemistry faculty, Bertozzi is the daughter of Physics Professor Emeritus William Bertozzi and a Lemelson-MIT Prize winner.

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Ronald Raines Awarded 2022 Murray Goodman Memorial Prize

This award recognizes outstanding accomplishments in one or more of the areas of biochemistry, biophysical chemistry, biophysics or chemical biology.

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Professor Ronald Raines Winner: 2022 Chemistry Biology Interface Division open award: Khorana Prize

Ronald Raines Awarded Khorana Prize from The Royal Society of Chemistry

This award is given in honor of outstanding contributions through work at the chemistry and life science interface.

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Former MLK Visiting Professor Robert J. Gilliard, Jr. wins Harry Gray Award for Creative Work in Inorganic Chemistry by a Young Investigator

This award recognizes creative and impactful work by a young investigator in a forefront area of inorganic chemistry, broadly defined.

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