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Photos of the MLK Scholars.

MIT hosts seven distinguished MLK Professors and Scholars for 2020-21

Honorees will engage in the life of the Institute through teaching, research, and other interactions with the MIT community.

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Chemistry Community Members honored for their Outstanding Teaching, Grading, and Service

The annual awards ceremony was held virtually on August 31, 2020, and was broadcast via YouTube Live.

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Image of postdoc Ben McDonald in front of a workstation in a lab.

Answering “Why?”

MLK Visiting Scholar Benjamin McDonald uses synthetic organic chemistry in the Swager lab to answer questions with more questions.

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Richard Liu (PhD ’19) wins young organometallic scientist award

Richard Liu has been named one of Ereztech's young organometallic scientist winners.

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Meet the 2019-20 MLK Visiting Professors and Scholars

Six scholar and professors are spending this academic year in engagement with the MIT community.

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Seven Chemistry Students Awarded 2018-2019 Service Award

This newly created annual award honors outstanding service within the Chemistry Department.

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School of Science honors postdocs and research staff with 2018 Infinite Kilometer Awards

Five winners, including Chemistry Postdoc Matthew Golder, are recognized for their outstanding contributions to colleagues, the school, and the Institute.

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A novel way to advance a better battery design

Led by “Queen of Batteries” Christina Lampe-Onnerud, Cadenza Innovation is licensing its lithium ion battery cell architecture to manufacturers around the world.

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Three female staff members distribute tote bags as students enter a festive event.

Resource Fair raises awareness for members of the Chemistry Department

Students, postdocs, faculty and staff gathered at this biennial event at which 31 departmental and institute-wide organizations hosted informational booths.

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Graduate student Jesús Dones-Monroig stands before about 35 interested members of the department.

Chemistry Alliance for Diversity and Inclusion holds its inaugural meeting

CADI seeks to support the success of underrepresented and underserved graduate students and postdoctoral researchers at MIT.

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Glass Sculpture of periodic table.

Professor Matthew Shoulders and Postdoctoral Fellow Peyton Shieh receive American Cancer Society Grants

The American Cancer Society is the largest non-government, not-for-profit funding source of cancer research in the United States.

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Postdoc Chi Zhang stands before a white wall

Chi Zhang wins IUPAC-Solvay International Award for Young Chemists

Award from the International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry and Solvay recognizes the best PhD theses in the chemical sciences.

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2017 in Review: Chemistry Student Seminars

The Chemistry Student Seminar (CSS) is a student-run weekly seminar series open to the members of the MIT Chemistry community.

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