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Winter 2023 Chemistry Newsletter

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Happy New Year! May your 2023 be a year filled with peace, fulfillment, strong community, and scientific discoveries with societal and environmental impact. Northwestern Chemistry rounded out another eventful year in 2022, from welcoming new teaching-line faculty to honoring inorganic chemistry leaders with special symposia to sustained recognition of our highly cited researchers. Our people spotlights feature the breadth and depth of members who make our Department special. Our research highlighted in the press showcase discoveries from gene editing to efficient solar cells to microbes on Mars. Please enjoy our Winter newsletter as we look forward to what this next year will bring.

Teri W. Odom, Chair  



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Department Updates

Recent Press

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Departmental Honors

Faculty Honors

Discover the numerous accolades faculty received for their exceptional work in Fall 2022

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Student Awards

Join us in congratulating the postdoctoral and student award winners from the Fall Quarter

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Department Features

Recent Events

Fall 2022 provided opportunities for Department faculty and students to engage with esteemed guest lecturers from across the world

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From the Archives

During the late 1920s, Professor Charles Hurd found inspiration for teaching stereochemistry to his organic chemistry students from an Evanston local toy company

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