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  • Chris Geddes awarded innovation grant

    From the Maryland Innovation Initiative
     Chris Geddes, professor of chemistry and biochemistry and director of the Institute of Fluorescence, won a phase III award in this round for Lyse-it, a company that produces a low-cost portable...
    Posted: October 3, 2016 12:48 PM
  • UMBC 50th anniversary Celebration

    A weekend full of reconnection
    Hi all,  UMBC's 50th anniversary celebration is scheduled for September 17th. The entire university will be involved in the festivities. If you and your family is interested in attending,...
    Posted: August 19, 2016 10:08 AM
  • SCIART featured in UMBC News

    A great summary of the program and students
    Funded by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, the Baltimore SCIART Consortium offers a 10-week long Summer Research Experience for Undergraduate Students at the Interface between Science and Art in...
    Posted: July 27, 2016 10:30 AM
  • An awarded 2016 AACR-Bayer Innovation and Discovery Grant

    The Scientific Review Committee of the American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) foundation approved funding for the project, entitled “Cancer-specific Metabolic Complex for Small Molecule...
    Posted: June 15, 2016 9:41 AM
  • Florika Macazo featured in UMBC News

    Brains and Ingenuity
    Congratulations to recent graduate Florika Macazo (Ph.D. 2016, Chemistry) being featured in UMBC news, detailing her dissertation work and the ingenuity behind it that led to NSF funding....
    Posted: May 19, 2016 11:11 AM
  • Mike Summers National Academy of Sciences Reception

    A milestone for UMBC
    On May 13th, close to 100 colleagues and students, current and past gathered in the tutorial center of the Meyerhoff Chemistry Building to honor Mike Summers election to the National Academy of...
    Posted: May 16, 2016 11:42 AM
  • CGSA Professional development day

    Photo's attached
    The Professional Development Day held by the Chemistry Graduate Student Association on Friday, May 6 was a great success! Graduate students had an opportunity to network with professionals from...
    Posted: May 10, 2016 9:55 AM
  • White group is awarded a multi-year grant from the NSF

    Scanning Ion Conductance Microscopy Using Protein Channels
    The White group has been  awarded a multi-year grant from the National Science Foundation Division of Chemistry. The project is  titled “Scanning Ion Conductance Microscopy Using Protein...
    Posted: May 10, 2016 9:42 AM
  • Danielle Schmitt has paper accepted in ACS Chemical Biology

    Grad student Danielle Schmitt has had a paper just accepted into the American Chemical Society journal, ACS Chemical Biology. Her paper, co-authored with mentor, Songon An, and collaborators in...
    Posted: May 6, 2016 4:34 PM
  • 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