Outstanding chemistry graduate students were recognized during the department annual picnic on September 8th. Awards were given to:
Angela Broadnax in recognition of her outstanding teaching performance and contributions to educational activities inside and outside the classroom and laboratory chemistry courses,
Shiba Adhikari for his outstanding academic performance, leadership, and excellence in research achievements, and
Dominique Itanze for his superior academic performance and outstanding early research engagement.
Thanks to the support of Chemistry friends and alumni each one of these awards were associated with a cash prize. In addition, gifts from friends of chemistry are also supporting the department by providing funds to graduate student travel and research pilot initiatives.