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News: February 2010

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Pintauer Lecture Canceled

The February 26, 2010, Department of Chemistry seminar with guest speaker Dr. Tomislav Pintauer has been canceled due to weather. It will be rescheduled for a later date.

Posted on 2/26/2010 9:32:07 AM

Alumnus Stoltz Honored with Tetrahedron Young Investigator Award

Dr. Brian Stoltz (B.S. ’93), a professor of organic chemistry at Caltech, is the winner of the Tetrahedron Young Investigator Award for Organic Synthesis.

Posted on 2/24/2010 3:29:38 PM

Pintauer to Discuss Catalytic Systems for Radical Copolymerization

Dr. Tomislav Pintauer, of Duquesne University, will be the Department of Chemistry’s seminar lecturer on Friday, February 26, 2010.

Posted on 2/23/2010 1:45:53 PM

Chemistry Students to Present at Blairsville Elementary Science Fair

Members of IUP’s Student Affiliate American Chemical Society will present three chemistry demonstrations at the Blairsville Elementary Science Fair on Thursday, February 25, 2010, from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. in the auditorium.

Posted on 2/22/2010 9:20:40 AM

Alpha Chi Sigma Volunteers at National Science Bowl

Members of IUP’s Alpha Chi Sigma chapter, the national fraternity specializing in the field of chemistry, will participate in the National Science Bowl on Saturday, February 20, 2010.

Posted on 2/18/2010 9:30:39 AM

Briggs, Long to Address Cognitive Aspects of Inquiry Learning in Chemistry

Dr. Michael Briggs and Dr. George Long of the Department of Chemistry will present their research, “Cognitive Aspects of Inquiry Learning in Chemistry,” on Friday, February 19, 2010.

Posted on 2/16/2010 9:58:13 AM

February 12 Chemistry Seminar Canceled

The chemistry seminar for Friday, February, 12, 2010, has been canceled due to the weather. Dr. Carole Dabney-Smith is now tentatively scheduled to visit the department Friday, March 19.

Posted on 2/11/2010 9:55:31 AM

Dabney-Smith to Visit Chemistry Department, Discuss Thylakoid Proteins

Dr. Carole Dabney-Smith, a biochemistry professor at Miami University, will visit the Department of Chemistry on Friday, February 12, 2010, to visit with faculty and students and to discuss her research with proteins.

Posted on 2/8/2010 11:52:28 AM

Watson to Visit Chemistry Department, Discuss Photoinduced Electron Transfer

Dr. David Watson, a chemistry professor at University of Buffalo, will visit the Department of Chemistry on Friday, February 5, 2010, as a guest speaker.

Posted on 2/1/2010 9:57:47 AM

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