Alumni Award

10 years ago

Dr. Annette Salmeen has been selected for the 2014 UCLA Chemistry & Biochemistry Alumni Award.  She will accept the award and present the commencement address at the UCLA Chemistry & […]

Alumni Award
May 20

American Cancer Society Relay for Life

10 years ago

Assistant Professor Jorge Torres was interviewed by NBC News affiliate in Bakersfield, where he gave a talk about ongoing research and the importance of private funding for research at the […]

American Cancer Society Relay for Life
May 16

Faculty Career Development Award

10 years ago

Assistant Professors Louis Bouchard and Margot Quinlan have been selected to receive the 2014-2015 UCLA Faculty Career Development Award. Faculty Career Development Awards are given annually to assistant professors, providing […]

Faculty Career Development Award
May 16

E3’s Tenth Annual Earth Day Fair

10 years ago

On April 23, 2014, the Student Members of the American Chemical Society (SMACS) hosted a table at the annual Earth Day Fair organized by E3. E3, the largest environmental organization […]

E3’s Tenth Annual Earth Day Fair
May 14

Scientists Reveal Secrets of Enzyme Used to Make Popular Anti-cholesterol Drug

10 years ago

A team of researchers led by Professors Ken Houk, Yi Tang, and Todd Yeates have published their findings in the June 2014 print edition of journal Nature Chemical Biology. UCLA Newsroom […]

Scientists Reveal Secrets of Enzyme Used to Make Popular Anti-cholesterol Drug
May 13

Dancing Scientist Featured on National TV

10 years ago

UCLA Chemistry & Biochemistry graduate student, Jeffrey Vinokur (The Dancing Scientist), recently appeared on the Queen Latifah Show and Home & Family to perform experiments and share his passion for science. […]

Dancing Scientist Featured on National TV
May 9

RSC Spiers Memorial Award

10 years ago

UCLA Alumnus and former faculty member, Professor Fred Wudl, is the recipient of the Royal Society of Chemistry’s 2014 Spiers Memorial Award. News.ucsb.edu (Julie Cohen): Professor Wudl received the 2014 Spiers Memorial […]

RSC Spiers Memorial Award
May 8

Quantum Mechanics Build Path to Quicker, More Efficient Chem-bio Countermeasures

10 years ago

DTRA’s JSTO in the News highlighted Professor Ken Houk and colleagues’ work on the publication, “Acceleration of an Aromatic Claisen Rearrangement via a Designed Spiroligozyme Catalyst that Mimics the Ketosteroid Isomerase […]

Quantum Mechanics Build Path to Quicker, More Efficient Chem-bio Countermeasures
May 6