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  • Fall Applications for Tutors & Learning Assistants due 4/18

    Help yourself while helping others
    Applications for both tutors and Learning Assistants for CHEM 101, 102, 351 and 352 are due to the department by close of business April 18th.  E-mailed applications will not be accepted. Please...
    Posted: April 7, 2016 11:30 AM
  • HVAC Project Update

    Passing the Halfway Point
    The HVAC project has been moving along, passing several milestones but with some hurdles yet to be crossed. The timeline for commissioning, completion and occupancy is looking to be sometime in...
    Posted: March 25, 2016 1:49 PM
  • Florika Macazo has paper accepted into JACS

    Molecular Imaging
    Grad student Florika Macazo has had a paper just accepted into the Journal of the American Chemical Society (JACS). Her paper, co-authored with mentor, Ryan White is: Bio-Inspired Protein...
    Posted: February 8, 2016 4:35 PM
  • Dr. Geddes' Clinical Trail Featured in The Daily Record

    UMBC’s Professor Geddes has developed a very rapid, low cost test for sexually transmitted infections (STIs), namely Chlamydia and Gonorrhea, which is currently undergoing an NIH funded 1800...
    Posted: January 21, 2016 2:11 PM
  • Brad Arnold Honored at International Conference

    Multifunctional Materials for Future Applications.
    Prof. Bradley Arnold of the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry was selected as the “Guest of Honor” at the International Conference of Multifunctional Materials in Uttar Pradesh, India. He...
    Posted: December 16, 2015 10:51 AM
  • Chris Geddes honored at inventors luncheon

    On Monday 30th November, Professor Geddes was honored at a UMBC technology Luncheon, for technology innovation and development at UMBC. During his tenure at UMBC and within USM, Dr Geddes has...
    Posted: December 4, 2015 4:06 PM
  • UMBC Chemistry Students win bronze in national meeting

    Copper remediation in soil
    A group of UMBC students from the Biological Sciences and Chemistry Department, along with Dr. Cynthia Wagner, Biological Sciences, earned a bronze medal for their work on remediating copper from...
    Posted: October 8, 2015 10:32 AM
  • Tara Carpenter named Outstanding Faculty member by alumni

    Please join me in congratulating our very own Tara Carpenter for her selection by the UMBC Alumni Association Board of Directors as the recipient of the 2015 Outstanding Faculty Award.   As noted...
    Posted: September 9, 2015 2:18 PM
  • Chris Geddes and IoF named an innovator of the year

    Professor Chris D. Geddes, Ph.D., FRSC, has been named a Daily Record  Innovator of the Year 2015. Dr. Geddes, Director of UMBC's Institute of Fluorescence and a faculty member from the...
    Posted: September 9, 2015 10:49 AM
  • Former PhD student awarded NIH prestigious fellowship

    Graduate of Seley-Radtke Lab
    Sarah Zimmermann, Ph.D., a former graduate student in the Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry at UMBC, was recently awarded a Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award (NRSA) for...
    Posted: July 15, 2015 9:56 AM