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What it means to be a teacher

Teaching an interdisciplinary course offers an opportunity for a graduate scholar to reflect on how science can have an impact outside the lab. Continue readingWhat it means to be a teacher

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#BlackInChem receives 2021 RSC Prize

The Royal Society of Chemistry has recognized #BlackInChem for the creation of a platform to amplify Black voices, celebrate Black excellence in chemistry, and build a global community of Black chemists and their allies.Continue reading#BlackInChem receives 2021 RSC Prize

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Chemistry grad Abdallah Al-Obaidi shares his journey from Iraq to Jordan to Georgia

The journey from Iraq to Georgia was something Emory alum Abdallah Al-Obaidi (’20C) downplayed at Emory.
Now the Department of Chemistry grad is sharing his story with as part of #WorldRefugeeDay – before heading to Tufts Medical School.Continue readingChemistry grad Abdallah Al-Obaidi shares his journey from Iraq to Jordan to Georgia

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Jen Heemstra on defining career wins

Jen Heemstra shares advice on defining career wins to celebrate success in C&EN.Continue readingJen Heemstra on defining career wins

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Kate Davis named 2021 Beckman Young Investigator

Katherine M. Davis has been named a 2021 Beckman Young Investigator for her research using X-rays to shine light on the synergy between metalloenzyme structure and electronics.Continue readingKate Davis named 2021 Beckman Young Investigator

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Graduate alum named Interim Vice Provost for Undergraduate Education at Georgia Tech

Continue readingGraduate alum named Interim Vice Provost for Undergraduate Education at Georgia Tech

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Liotta Group and DRIVE featured in New York Times

DRIVE seeks disease-fighting solutions via a different paradigm than big pharmaceutical industry. The New York Times features an opinion piece titled “In the Race for a Covid-19 Pill, a Little Lab Plays a Big Role.”Continue readingLiotta Group and DRIVE featured in New York Times

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Taylor Dover receives Elizabeth Long Atwood Undergraduate Research Award

Chemistry major Taylor Dover has been selected to receive an Elizabeth Long Atwood Undergraduate Research Award. The award is in recognition of his published paper completed in CHEM 332: Physical Chemistry with Dr. Antonio Brathwaite. The paper, “Fluorinated alcohols: powerful promoters for ring-opening reactions of epoxides with carbon nucleophiles” was published in ARKIVOC, an open…Continue readingTaylor Dover receives Elizabeth Long Atwood Undergraduate Research Award

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Alisina Bazrafshan wins mentoring award

Alisinia Bazrafshan is the recipient of the 2021 Eleanor Main Student Mentor Award.Continue readingAlisina Bazrafshan wins mentoring award

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Jen Heemstra on networking in C&EN

Continue readingJen Heemstra on networking in C&EN

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BDCI Awards 2021 Accelerator Grants

Biological Discoveries through Chemical Innovation (BDCI) has awarded six 2021 Accelerator grants to 12 Emory scientists, including Emory chemistry faculty Simon Blakey, Nate Jui, and Monika Raj. The BDCI is a collaborative initiative between the Department of Pharmacology and Chemical Biology in the Emory University School of Medicine and the Department of Chemistry in the…Continue readingBDCI Awards 2021 Accelerator Grants

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Kate McKnelly discusses specs grading in C&EN

Continue readingKate McKnelly discusses specs grading in C&EN