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Guadalupe Hayes-Mota recognized as Top Leader by Endpoint News

Hayes-Mota (SB '08) is one of 15 individuals recognized as top leaders, giving voice and visibility to the LGBTQ+ community in biopharma.

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Dr. Peter Mueller awarded Fulbright Specialist Grant

The Fulbright Specialist Program allows U.S. academics and established professionals to engage project-based exchanges at at host institutions across the globe.

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Graduate Student Spotlight: Yasmeen AlFaraj

Chemistry Graduate Student Yasmeen AlFaraj describes her research and answers 20 random questions as part of the Graduate Student Spotlight series.

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C. Brandon Ogbunu named MLK Visiting Professor

Ogbunu will join the Department of Chemistry this Fall.

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QS ranks MIT the world’s No. 1 university for 2022-23

Earning the top spot for the 11th straight year, the Institute also places first in 12 subject areas, including Chemistry.

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Danna Freedman named 2022 Blavatnik Award Finalist

Blavatnik Scholars are recognized for their contributions to the advancement of the human condition through scientific progress.

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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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Graduate Student Spotlight: Letícia Costa

Chemistry Graduate Student Letícia Costa describes her research and answers 20 random questions as part of the Graduate Student Spotlight series.

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Graduate Student Spotlight: Rianna Greer

Chemistry Graduate Student Rianna Greer describes her research and answers 20 random questions as part of the Graduate Student Spotlight series.

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New light-powered catalysts could aid in manufacturing

When coated onto plastic tubing, the catalysts could act on chemicals flowing through, helping to synthesize drugs and other compounds.

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Chemists reveal how tau proteins form tangles

Two types of tau proteins mix together in a nearly random way to generate the tangles seen in the brains of Alzheimer’s patients.

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Seven members of the Chemistry Community receive Spring 2022 Mentorship Spotlight Award

The winners were nominated by students, postdocs, faculty, and staff in recognition of their exceptional commitment to mentorship.

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