2013-2014 News Archive

June 2014: Pete Howell Memorial Periodic Table

On June 13, family, friends and colleagues gathered to celebrate and reminisce about the life and work of Professor Walter Colston (Pete) Howell with a memorial which turned out to be an enlightening reminder of his passion for chemistry.   Read more...

June 2014: Student CSC Presentation Awards

Four Western Chemistry graduate students won presentation awards at the national CSC meeting held in Vancouver.   Read more...

May 2014: SOUSCC and 4491 Day

Western Chemistry students compete successfully in the regional SOUSCC conference and defend their thesis on 4491 day.   Read more...

May 2014: Huang appointed new Chair of Chemistry

The Dean of Science, Charmaine Dean, has announced the appointment of Professor Yining Huang as the new Chair of Chemistry.   Read more...

March 2014: Two Shoesmith students receive NACE awards.

We would like to acknowledge the endeavours of two students in the Shoesmith group who won awards from the National Association of Corrosion Engineers.   Read more...

April 2014: 3372G Poster Day

Poster day for Chemistry 3372G is the highlight of our Instrumental Analytical Chemistry course.   Read more...

December 2013: Professor Patrick Jacobs Passes

Professor Patrick William McCarthy Jacobs, BSc, MSc, PhD, DSc passed away on March 31st, 2013.   Read more...

December 2013: A Triumvirate of Faculty Awards (updated May 2014)

We are delighted to announce that Professors Martin Stillman, Paul Ragogna and Lars Konermann have independently received meritorious awards in recognition of their cutting edge research.   Read more...

October 2013: Dixon Delivers Pattison Lectures

Professor Darren Dixon from Oxford University was this year's Pattison lecturer, and he presented two stimulating lectures on organic synthesis and met with both faculty and students.   Read more...

November 2013: Lucy Pan Delivers de Mayo Lecture

Yan (Lucy) Pan, Ph.D. 2012 (Konermann) returns to Western to deliver the prestigious Paul de Mayo lecture.   Read more...

November 2013: Western Chemists Excel at the 2013 York IDW

We are pleased to announce that Jonathan Dube (PJR) was awarded a 1st place oral presentation prize at the IDW (November 10th) at York University.   Read more...

June 2013: Student accolades at CSC 2013

Three students win presentation awards at the 2013 CSC held in Quebec City. (Read more)   Read more...

May 2013: Matt Ward receives the 2013 Jack Lorimer Convocation Honour

Dr. Matthew Ward (Sham) has been awarded the 2013 Jack Lorimer Convocation Honour.   Read more...

April 2013: Ryan Guterman places in 3-Minute Thesis competition

Mr. Ryan Guterman (Ragogna) placed third in this year's annual 3-Minute Thesis (3MT) competition.   Read more...

April 2013: 3M Lecturer Prof. Ian Manners

We are pleased to welcome Prof. Ian Manners from The University of Bristol as this year’s 3M Lecturer.   Read more...

April 2013: Western excels at SOUSCC

At the 2013 Southern Ontario Undergraduate Student Chemistry Conference held at McMaster University, March 30, 2013, 5 of our students won presentation awards.   Read more...

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