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Departmental Diversity Statement Online

Posted on September 4, 2019

The Department’s Diversity Statement was recently posted online, with many great statistics included which show our Department’s commitment to diversity and inclusion. …

Dr. Nadja Cech Interview on WUNC 91.5 FM!

Posted on May 13, 2019

Our very own Dr. Nadja Cech will be interviewed on WUNC tomorrow at 12:40pm EST, and will rebroadcast at 8:40pm. Permanent weblink…

Dr. Patricia Reggio Appointed to NIH Biophysics of Neural Systems (BPNS) Study Section

Posted on April 9, 2019

Dr. Patricia Reggio has been appointed to the NIH Biophysics of Neural Systems (BPNS) Study Section.  Her term will be from July…

The Medicinal Chemistry Collaborative and Lloyd Honors College Host Underground Railroad Tree Exhibit in Downtown Greensboro

Posted on March 26, 2019

This spring, the Medicinal Chemistry Collaborative and Lloyd International Honors College have embarked on an exploration that transcends disciplinary boundaries.  Students, faculty,…

Dr. Nadja Cech to Present at Two Greensboro TEDx Talks

Posted on March 26, 2019

Dr. Nadja Cech will present at two area TEDx talks in April! She will be part of the TEDx Greensboro sessions at…

Welcome New Department Faculty Member Dr. Maia Popova!

Posted on February 11, 2019

We are very excited to welcome our newest faculty member to the Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry here at UNC Greensboro, Dr….

Croatt Group Research Scientist Mohammed Al-Huniti Receives UNCG Staff Excellence Award

Posted on February 8, 2019

Congrats to Croatt Group research scientist Mohammed Al-Huniti for winning the UNC Greensboro January Staff Excellence Award! Staff are nominated by their…

Undergraduate Evan Bradner and the McFarland Group Featured in UNCG Now

Posted on November 29, 2018

Chemistry & Biochemistry graduating senior, Evan Bradner, who witnessed his mother’s struggle with cancer a decade ago, is already making an impact…

End of Semester Grad Party Hosted by UNCG Grad Student Association

Posted on November 12, 2018

The UNC Greensboro Graduate Student Association is hosting an end-of-semester grad student party at Boxcar Bar & Arcade!  

Renowned bat researcher will speak at UNCG

Posted on October 19, 2018

The UNC Greensboro Campus Weekly features an article on Dr. Christine Salomon, who will be co-hosted by the Department of Biology and…

UNCG Now Article and YouTube Video on Recent Alan Alda Visit

Posted on October 17, 2018

Be sure to check out this great article and YouTube video on our recent visit by Alan Alda!

UNC Greensboro Chemistry & Biochemistry Student Receives Scholarship at Wood Coatings Conference

Posted on September 26, 2018

UNC Greensboro Chemistry & Biochemistry student Tyler Greenstein was awarded a $1000 scholarship by the Piedmont Society for Coatings Technology at the…

Croatt and Oberlies Groups, Collaborators Publish New Paper Online

Posted on September 18, 2018

Congrats to the Croatt and Oberlies Groups for getting their paper published online! “Our amide dehydration paper is online! Great collaborative work…

Dr. Iris Wagstaff Featured in American Association for the Advancement of Science Member Spotlight

Posted on August 29, 2018

Be sure to check out this great American Association for the Advancement of Science member spotlight on Dr. Iris Wagstaff! “My training…

Dr. Joshua Kellogg Receives NIH Postdoc Research Award

Posted on August 8, 2018

Congratulations to Dr. Joshua Kellogg, who was awarded a National Institutes of Health Postdoctoral Research Fellowship for his project “Complex Natural Product…

8th Annual Wood Coatings and Substrates Conference Sep 20-21

Posted on July 26, 2018

Wood C&S 2018 8th Wood Coatings and Substrates Conference Thursday & Friday, September 20 & 21, 2018 Elliott University Center Featuring Twelve…

Oberlies Group, Mycosynthetix and Collaborators Receive R01 NIH/NCI Grant

Posted on July 5, 2018

A huge congrats to Drs. Oberlies (UNC Greensboro) and Pearce (Mycosenthetix) and their collaborators Drs. Colby and Grinstaff (Boston Univ), Dr. Liu…

Spring-Summer Department Newsletter Now Available!

Posted on June 26, 2018

The latest UNC Greensboro Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry newsletter is out!  Be sure to check out what we’ve been up to…

Dr. Kimberly Petersen Receives Mary Settle Sharp Award

Posted on April 27, 2018

Dr. Kimberly Petersen has received the Mary Settle Sharp Award for Teaching Excellence. This award recognizes outstanding success in facilitating student learning (including consistent…

McFarland Group Receives R01 Grant from National Cancer Institute

Posted on April 27, 2018

Dr. McFarland and her team have received a significant award from the National Cancer Institute for their project, Immunomodulating Ruthenium Metal Complexes for Melanoma Photodynamic…