2023- 2024 UCLA Edward A. Bouchet Graduate Honor Society (BGHS)

5 months ago

  • Awards, Grants, & Recognition
  • Graduate
  • Student

Fourth-year inorganic chemistry graduate student Yessica Nelson (Spokoyny group) is one of five outstanding scholars joining the UCLA chapter of the national Edward Alexander Bouchet Graduate Honor Society (BGHS) this […]

2023- 2024 UCLA Edward A. Bouchet Graduate Honor Society (BGHS)
January 12

Ph.D. student creates video for UCLA College’s “Silly Questions, Smart Bruins” series

5 months ago

  • Graduate
  • Student

Graduate student Yongjie He’s (Caram group) video focuses on the science related to the color purple, tying in with the release of the movie “The Color Purple”.  After receiving her […]

Ph.D. student creates video for UCLA College’s “Silly Questions, Smart Bruins” series
January 10

MRS 2023 Fall Meeting Graduate Student Silver Award

6 months ago

  • Awards, Grants, & Recognition
  • Graduate
  • Student

Ph.D. student Aamir Hassan Shah (Duan group) is one of 15 students nationwide selected for a prestigious Materials Research Society (MRS) 2023 Fall Meeting Graduate Student Silver Award. Selection for […]

MRS 2023 Fall Meeting Graduate Student Silver Award
December 15

gBSA Trivia Night and Costume Contest

8 months ago

  • Events
  • Graduate
  • Student

The UCLA graduate Biochemistry Student Association (gBSA) held a Trivia Night and Costume Contest on October 27, 2023. The UCLA Graduate Biochemistry Student Association (gBSA) is a student-run organization whose goal is […]

gBSA Trivia Night and Costume Contest
November 9

2023-2024 Audree V. Fowler Fellows in Protein Science

8 months ago

  • Awards, Grants, & Recognition
  • Graduate
  • Student

Biochemistry, Molecular and Structural Biology (BMSB) graduate students Alexandra Turmon (Backus lab) and Cindy Wang (S. Clarke and C. Clarke labs) have been selected as 2023-2024 Fowler Fellows. Each Fellow […]

2023-2024 Audree V. Fowler Fellows in Protein Science
November 8

Futures 100 Innovators Award

8 months ago

  • Awards, Grants, & Recognition
  • Graduate
  • Student

Chemical biology graduate student AJ Addae (Paul S. Weiss group) wins second place in the 2023 Future 100 Innovators Awards. Each month in 2023 The Future Laboratory analysts chose 10 […]

Futures 100 Innovators Award
October 30

Graduate student to speak at UN Economic Commissions for Africa Forum

9 months ago

  • Graduate
  • Student

Chemical biology graduate student AJ Addae (Paul S. Weiss group) will be speaking at the United Nations Economic Commissions for Africa’s Forum of the Alliance of Entrepreneurial Universities in Africa, […]

Graduate student to speak at UN Economic Commissions for Africa Forum
October 5

GEM Conference Technical Presentation Prize

9 months ago

  • Awards, Grants, & Recognition
  • Graduate
  • Student

Yessica Nelson, a fourth-year inorganic chemistry graduate student from the Spokoyny group, received the first prize in the technical presentation competition for advanced Ph.D. students at the 47th Annual Board […]

GEM Conference Technical Presentation Prize
September 26