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44 PhD Candidates Receive Doctoral Hoods at the 2020 Virtual Investiture of Doctoral Hoods and Degree Conferral Ceremony

The SM and PhD recipients of 2020 were honored with a departmental Zoom celebration, which was streamed live on YouTube, on May 27, 2020.

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Congratulations to the Class of 2020!

23 undergraduate Chemistry Majors were awarded their degrees and honored for their accomplishments in a combined Departmental Zoom Celebration on May 28, 2020.

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Inside the new world of online dissertation defenses

Emojis, grandmas logging in, and kudos from strangers: How MIT students have finished their PhDs during the pandemic.

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Three Chemistry Seniors Selected for Induction to Phi Beta Kappa

Erin Grela, Samuel Solomon, and Ruth Tweedy will join the nation’s oldest academic honor society.

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Third annual Science Slam becomes first virtual Research Slam

Nine biology alumni had just three minutes and one slide to awe the audience and judges.

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Nineteen Chemistry Students and Alumni Receive NSF Fellowships

Recipients of this prestigious award represent a diverse group of scientific disciplines from all U.S. states, commonwealths, and territories.

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The Coronavirus Chronicles: Emergence of a Global Pandemic

Graduate student Jesse Gordon chronicles the unfolding of the Covid-19 pandemic from his perspective.

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Unused Personal Protective Equipment donated to local hospitals

Research groups from the Department of Chemistry donated their unused PPE to Boston hospitals fighting the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Pyae Phyo: From Myanmar to NMR

PhD candidate’s journey to the center of the plant cell wall relies on nuclear magnetic resonance technology.

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Drug Discovery Career Culminates in Quest for New TB Treatments

Chemistry Alum Nader Fotouhi PhD ’88 was featured in the March/April version of MIT News Magazine.

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2019 in Review: Chemistry Graduate Student Committee

The CGSC represents the graduate students in Chemistry at MIT and strives to bring students and postdocs together outside of the laboratory environment.

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2019 in Review: Chem REFS

The goal of ChemREFS is to provide the chemistry graduate student body with a resource to help diffuse, if not resolve, problems, conflicts, and concerns.

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2019 in Review: Chemistry Student Seminar

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

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