Alumni

Special Evolution Seminar: Gareth Roberts, Yeshiva University

Wed, 2014-02-05 10:00
Speaker: 

Gareth Roberts, Yeshiva University

Location: 

Lynch Lecture Hall

 

Laboratory experiments on the linguistic consequences of communicative interaction

 

Distinguished Alumni Symposium honoring JoAnne Stubbe

Tue, 2014-02-18 13:30 - 17:30
Speaker: 

Prof. JoAnne Stubbe, MIT

Prof. Wilfred van der Donk, U. Illinois

Prof. Donald Hilvert, ETH-Zürich

Prof. Squire Booker, Penn State

Location: 

Widener Hall

University of Pennsylvania Museum

 

Symposium in UPenn Museum (Widener Hall)

 

1:30 - 2:15 PM: D. Hilvert
2:15 - 3:00 PM: S. Booker
3:00 - 3:30 PM: Coffee Break
3:30 - 4:15 PM: W. van der Donk
4:15 - 5:15 PM: J. Stubbe

 

5:30 - 6:30 PM: Reception for attendees in Chemistry Building

Larry Sneddon to receive F. Albert Cotton Award

Larry Sneddon is to receive the 2014 F. Albert Cotton Award which recognizes distinguished work in synthetic inorganic chemistry. Larry will be honored at an awards ceremony on Tuesday, March 18, 2014, in conjunction with the 247th ACS National Meeting in Dallas.

Gary Molander awarded Novartis Lectureship

Department Chair Gary Molander has been awarded a 2013-14 Novartis Lectureship. The Novartis Chemistry Lectureship is awarded to scientists in recognition of outstanding contributions to organic and computational chemistry, including applications to biology. It is intended to enhance the exposure of Novartis' chemical community to cutting edge chemistry.

Alumni Reception at ACS Meeting (Indianapolis)

Mon, 2013-09-09 16:00 - 18:00

Please join us in Indianapolis as Penn Chemistry attends the 247th ACS National Meeting. Reconnect with Penn Chemistry classmates, labmates, and fellow alumni.

 

Harry & Izzy's Downtown

153 S. Illinois Avenue

Indianapolis, IN 46225

 

Monday, September 9, 2013

4:00 - 6:00 PM

 

Please RSVP to chem-alumni@chem.upenn.edu.

 

For more information, please contact Chris Jeffrey.

Leslie Shinn wins poetry book prize

Ms. Leslie Shinn, coordinator for the College Biochemistry Program and the Roy and Diana Vagelos Scholars Program was awarded the 2013 Lexi Rudnitsky First Book Prize in Poetry for her collection, Inside Spiders. The prize includes a cash advance and publication of her collection by Persea Books. It also includes a residency at the Civitella Ranieri Center, a renowned artists retreat in a fifteenth-century castle in Umbertide, Italy. See more here.

Patrick Lam, Drexel University College of Medicine; Organic Seminar

Mon, 2014-01-13 12:00 - 13:30
Location: 

Lynch Lecture Hall; Chem. Dept.

Robin M. Hochstrasser (1931 - 2013)

We are deeply saddened to learn that Professor Robin Hochstrasser passed away on February 27 at the age of 82.

 

Robin M. Hochstrasser, a pioneer and one of the world’s foremost scientists in the application of lasers in chemical and biomedical research, died February 27, 2013. He was a professor and distinguished researcher in the Department of Chemistry at the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia for the past 50 years.

 

2013 Distinguished Alumni Symposium - Barry Trost, Stanford Univ.

Mon, 2013-03-18 13:00 - 17:00
Speaker: 

Prof. Barry Trost, Stanford University

Location: 

Rainey Auditorium, University of Pennsylvania Museum

Attached Document: 

Speakers include:

 

Michael Krische, University of Texas

 

F. Dean Toste, University of California, Berkeley

 

Bernhard Breit, University of Freiburg

Penn Chemistry Alumni Reception at ACS Meeting

Mon, 2013-04-08 17:30 - 19:30
Location: 

The Court of Two Sisters Restaurant

613 Royal Street

New Orleans, LA 70130

Come join us in New Orleans as Penn Chemistry attends the 246th ACS National Meeting. Reconnect with Penn Chemistry classmates, labmates, and fellow alumni.

 

Please RSVP to chem-alumni@chem.upenn.edu by April 1, 2013.

 

For more information, please contact Chris Jeffrey.

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