2024 National Science Foundation Graduate Research Awards & Honorable Mentions

4 days ago

  • Alumni & Friends
  • Awards, Grants, & Recognition
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Congratulations to our current graduate and undergraduate students and alumni who have received prestigious 2024 National Science Foundation (NSF) Graduate Research Fellowships (GRFP) and Honorable Mentions. The National Science Foundation […]

2024 National Science Foundation Graduate Research Awards & Honorable Mentions
April 12

2024 Goldwater Scholar

2 weeks ago

  • Awards, Grants, & Recognition
  • Student
  • Undergraduate

Third-year chemistry undergraduate researcher and UC LEADS scholar Tim Duong (Neuhauser/Caram groups) is one of three UCLA students to be named Goldwater Scholars in 2024.  The prestigious national scholarship supports students who […]

2024 Goldwater Scholar
April 3

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

3 weeks 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

2023 Chancellor’s Service Award

4 weeks ago

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  • Undergraduate

Former undergraduate researcher Gregory Gorobets ‘23 (Spokoyny group) was awarded the 2023 Chancellor’s Service Award in recognition of his significant contributions in service to UCLA and the community. The Chancellor’s […]

2023 Chancellor’s Service Award
March 19

ASBMB Honor Society inductee

1 month ago

  • Awards, Grants, & Recognition
  • Student
  • Undergraduate

Biochemistry undergraduate student Vivian Zuo (Tseng-Zhu group) is one of 31 students nationally to be selected for induction into the American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (ASBMB) Honor Society. […]

ASBMB Honor Society inductee
March 13

NVIDIA GPU Award for Best GPU Poster

8 months ago

  • Awards, Grants, & Recognition
  • Undergraduate

Tim Duong, an undergraduate researcher in the Neuhauser group, received the Best GPU Poster Award during the COMP Poster Session at the NVIDIA GPU Award Symposium at the recent American […]

NVIDIA GPU Award for Best GPU Poster
August 25

Undergraduate Student in the News

8 months ago

  • Student
  • Undergraduate

Fourth-year chemistry undergraduate researcher and 2022 Goldwater scholar Laurie Tan (Caram group) is featured in UCLA Magazine. From UCLA Magazine (by Jonathan Riggs): COLLEGE VOICES HER CHEMICAL ROMANCE She loves […]

Undergraduate Student in the News
August 18

2023 Graduation

10 months ago

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On June 17, the UCLA Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry hosted this year’s commencement ceremony to celebrate the graduating class of 2023. The ceremony began with the welcome address by […]

2023 Graduation
June 23