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Awards Presented to Faculty and Staff

Posted: Feb 13, 2015

The College of Physical and Mathematical Sciences held its College Annual Awards Banquet on Friday, February 6, 2015. 

Guests included full-time faculty, administrative and staff employees, professors emeriti, and retirees from the College of Physical and Mathematical Sciences. Three members of the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry received special awards at this conference: Sue Mortensen, Executive Department Secretary, received the Outstanding Staff/Administrative Employee Award for 2015; Linda Richards from the Chemistry Central Stockroom received ...

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Light and Lifelong Learning

Posted: Feb 12, 2015

Dr. Jeremy Johnson joins BYU faculty.

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Detecting Kidney Disease and Prostate Cancer in Minutes

Posted: Oct 24, 2014

Dr. Adam T. Woolley, with grad students Debolina Chatterjee and Danielle Mansfield, recently authored a study using urine samples to detect signs of disease. 

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Study Finds May Lead to Lower Doses of Chemotherapy

Posted: Oct 09, 2014

Scientists working in Professor Josh Andersen's cancer research lab have made significant discoveries which may lower the amount of chemotherapy needed to treat cancer.  

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Jennifer Nielson in Uganda

Posted: Oct 02, 2014

Professor Nielson recently spent time in Africa training new chemistry teachers.

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Welcome Rebecca Sansom

Posted: Oct 02, 2014

Sansom is "Teaching Students to Stretch Their Wings."

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Three Chemistry Professors Receive University Awards

Posted: Sep 11, 2014

Professors Adam Woolley, Steven Graves and Barry Willardson each received awards from the University for their effective work here at BYU. 

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Article on Professor Kara Stowers Published in C&EN

Posted: Sep 08, 2014

Chemical & Engineering News recently published an article about the exhilarating experience it can be to become a new faculty member.

C&EN highlighted the experience of Kara Stowers, Assistant Professor of Inorganic Chemistry at BYU. Read about her experience and the rest of the article at:

http://cen.acs.org/articles/92/i36/New-Chemistry-Professors-Share-Experiences.html

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