2023-2024 UCLA Equity, Diversity and Inclusion (EDI) Student Leadership Award

2 months ago

  • Awards, Grants, & Recognition
  • Diversity
  • Student
  • Undergraduate

Biochemistry undergraduate student Emil Dominguez ’25 (Backus group) is one of seven UCLA students (four graduate/professional and three undergraduate) chosen for the 2023-24 UCLA EDI Student Leadership Award. This award, […]

2023-2024 UCLA Equity, Diversity and Inclusion (EDI) Student Leadership Award
March 27

2022-23 Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Faculty Award for Student Development

11 months ago

  • Awards, Grants, & Recognition
  • Diversity
  • Faculty

Albert Courey, Professor of Biochemistry and Associate Dean of Physical Sciences for Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI), has been selected by the UCLA Academic Senate for the 2022-2023 DEI Faculty […]

2022-23 Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Faculty Award for Student Development
June 23

UCLA 2023-24 Graduate Council Diversity Fellowship

12 months ago

  • Awards, Grants, & Recognition
  • Diversity
  • Graduate
  • Student

First-year chemistry graduate student AJ Addae (P. Weiss group) has been selected to receive a prestigious 2023-24 UCLA Graduate Council Diversity Fellowship (GCDF). The purpose of the Graduate Council Diversity […]

UCLA 2023-24 Graduate Council Diversity Fellowship
June 9

2022-23 Graduate Student Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Award

1 year ago

  • Awards, Grants, & Recognition
  • Diversity
  • Graduate
  • Student

Fifth-year chemical biology Ph.D. student Hayden Montgomery (Maynard/Spokoyny groups) has been selected by the UCLA Academic Senate for the 2022-23 Graduate Student Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DEI) Award. According to […]

2022-23 Graduate Student Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Award
May 26

Alumni News

2 years ago

  • Alumni & Friends
  • Diversity

Alumna Dr. Morgan Howe (Ph.D. ’19, Garcia-Garibay group) has joined the UCLA Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry as a Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) Education Research Fellow. In her […]

October 19

UCLA 2020-21 Graduate Council Diversity Fellowship (GCDF)

4 years ago

  • Diversity

Materials chemistry graduate student Omar Leon (Schwartz group) has been selected to receive a prestigious 2020-21 UCLA Graduate Council Diversity Fellowship. The purpose of the Graduate Council Diversity Fellowship (GCDF) […]

UCLA 2020-21 Graduate Council Diversity Fellowship (GCDF)
June 19

Faculty and graduate students in the news – C&EN

4 years ago

  • Diversity

Professor Hosea Nelson and PhD students Sophia King and Ani Mustafa quoted in article discussing how chemists are acting against racism and inequality in STEM.  Nelson is an assistant professor […]

Faculty and graduate students in the news – C&EN
June 12

Our commitment to countering racism and discrimination

4 years ago

  • Diversity

The UCLA Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry stands with the Black Lives Matter movement.  The past and present murders of African Americans, and the skewed way the COVID-19 pandemic has […]

Our commitment to countering racism and discrimination
June 11