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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

September 8

Katrina Knauer


Host: Greg Liu

September 15

Craig Hawker

University of California, Santa Barbara

Host: Michael Schulz

September 22

Jeff Aubé

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Host: Webster Santos

September 29

Julia Kalow

Northwestern University

Host: Amanda Morris

October 13

Linda Doerrer

Boston University

Host: Diana Thornton

October 20

Libai Huang

Purdue University

Host:  Lina Quan

October 27

Ronald Raines

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Host: Felicia Etzkorn

November 3

Stephen Miller

University of Florida

Host: Josh Worch

November 10

Anne McNeil

University of Michigan

Host: Adrian Figg

November 17

Kevin Campos


Host: Jim Tanko

December 1

Abby Knight

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Host: John Matson

Previous Seminars