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David Leitner's paper in Chemical Physics chosen for 80th anniversary collection
November 6, 2013 • By Mike Wolterbeek
A paper written by Chemical Physics Program Director David Leitner was selected for a collection of 80 outstanding articles published by The Journal of Chemical Physics to celebrate its 80th anniversary.
University’s new BioFit academic boot camp to help students succeed
August 22, 2013 • By Mike Wolterbeek
The first day of classes is still a few days away, but for 48 biology and neuroscience students, school began last week.
Electrochemistry professor awarded $650,000 CAREER chemistry grant
August 20, 2013 • By Abbie Walker
University of Nevada, Reno’s Mario Alpuche, receives five year grant from National Science Foundation.
A chemist who's more than a chemist
April 8, 2013 • By John Trent
David Leitner of Chemistry is now an American Physical Society fellow.
Joe Cline named Vice Provost
May 18, 2012 • Staff report
Professor of chemistry and College of Science assistant dean, Cline now vice provost, undergraduate education.
Goldwater Scholar awarded prestigious national fellowship
May 15, 2012 • By Riley Snyder
Nevada student Anna Koster has been awarded the Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship as well as a Pfizer-sponsored Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship.
4-H students to conduct biofuel test
October 6, 2009 • By Jim Sloan
Six million 4-H youth and 514,000 volunteers nationwide were involved in 4-H National Youth Science Day, 4-H officials estimated.
Chemistry research stockroom: ‘Costco’ of chemical supplies
April 2, 2009 • By John Trent
The Department of Chemistry’s Research Stockroom has something for just about every science discipline at the University.
Chemistry professor awarded prestigious Sloan Fellowship
February 23, 2009 • By John Trent
The two-year Sloan Fellowship awarded by the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation of New York, is designed to support the work of young researchers early in their careers.
Chemstores closed for inventory May 29-30
May 29, 2008 • By Brandon Stewart
Chemstores, the chemical supplier within the Department of Chemistry, will be closed May 29-30 while staff take inventory.
In research, success tastes better after a dose of failure
April 11, 2008 • By John Trent
Award-winning chemistry prof mentors students, helping them realize research isn't easy.
Chemistry professor enjoys a week to remember
April 8, 2008 • By John Trent
Liming Zhang receives good news on two important professional fronts, including word that he is the Department of Chemistry’s latest NSF CAREER award winner.