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Leading Initiatives to Solve Everyday Challenges

Alumni and friends of the Department of Chemistry gathered to enjoy an evening of food, drink, and talks by professors Elizabeth M. Nolan and Ronald T. Raines.

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Department of Chemistry hosts Inaugural Future Faculty Symposium

The event showcased the research of early-career scientists who have demonstrated contributions to enhancing diversity, equity, and inclusion in STEM.

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Congratulations to the Class of 2022!

Nineteen undergraduate Chemistry Majors were awarded their degrees on Friday, May 27, 2022.

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52 Graduate Students Receive Degrees in 2022 Advanced Degree Conferral Ceremony

The 2022 graduates received their advanced degrees and doctoral hoods at the first in-person ceremony in three years on Thursday, May 26.

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2022 UROP Symposium Showcases Undergraduate Research

The event featured nine oral presentations and five poster presentations from participants in the Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program.

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Share the Random Acts of Kindness you received during RAK Week!

Entries will be compiled and displayed during and after RAK Week (March 7-11).

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Random Acts of Kindness Week 2022

Random Acts of Kindness (RAK) Week is a time dedicated to connecting members of the MIT community through small acts of kindness.

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Chemistry undergraduate Aniket Dehadrai to represent MIT on Jeopardy!

Chemistry-Biology (5-7) senior will appear on Jeopardy! National College Championship on February 16, 2022.

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2022 Bruker/MIT Symposium and Workshop: “Modulated Structures”

The 25th annual symposium will be an in-person event on February 26, 2022, with a workshop on software package Jana on February 27, 2022.

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2021 Sense.nano symposium, Enabling clinical research and practice

From counting blood cells to motion capture, sensors drive patient-centered research

SENSE.nano symposium highlights the importance of sensing technologies in medical studies.

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Graduate Students present at 3rd Annual WIC+/CADI Poster Symposium

On Thursday, November 18, graduate students from the Department of Chemistry presented a wide range of research in the Stratton Student Center

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Peer Mentorship Program Participants Celebrate Autumn with Pumpkin Carving

On Friday, October 15, participants of the Chemistry Peer Mentorship Program gathered to carve pumpkins.

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Organic Chemistry Research Groups Convene at the 2021 MIT Chemistry Organic Retreat Sponsored by Scott Denmark (SB ’75)

Now in its fourth year, the Organic Retreat aims to foster community, collaboration and engagement among the department's organic chemistry research groups.

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