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Highlands in Chemistry

The Highlands in Chemistry seminar series is a weekly event hosted by the Department of Chemistry designed to share research ideas within the chemistry community and beyond. The series was started in 1966 by Alan Clifford, who was appointed chemistry department head the same year. Speakers from all over the world involved in academia, industry, and government come to share their research with colleagues and students.

Highlands seminars take place on Fridays throughout the semester at 2:30 p.m. in Hahn Hall North 140.

Upcoming Seminars

January 27

Laura Gagliardi

The University of Chicago

Host: Amanda Morris

February 3

Courtney Aldrich

University of Minnesota

Host: Andrew Lowell

Feburary 10

Bo Li

University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill

Host:  Emily Gentry

Feburary 17

Joe Zadrozny

Colorado State University

Host:  Gordon Yee

Feburary 24

Ashley Ross

University of Cincinnatti

Host:  Amanda Morris

March 3

Kelsey B. Hatzell

Princeton University

Host: Feng Lin

March 17

Jingyi Chen

University of Arkansas

Host:  Greg Liu

March 24

Josh Kritzer

Tufts University

Host:  John Matson

March 31

Linda Doerrer

Boston University

Host:  Diana Thornton

April 7

Brett Fors

Cornell University

Host:  Webster Santos

April 14

Henry Schaefer

University of Georgia

Host:  CGSS, Stella Petrova

April 21

Karen Goldberg

University of Pennsylvania

Host: Felicia Etzkorn

Previous Seminars