Tuesday, April 21, 2009

NSERC and OGS awards

Congratulations to our chemistry and biochemistry graduate students who obtained graduate scholarships from NSERC, as well as Ontario Graduate Scholarships.

NSERC scholarships, 2009-2010
There were 19 successful awards out of 28 applicants.

CGSD2 Hatnean, Jillian JA Chemistry and Biochemistry
CGSM Bushnell, Eric EAC Chemistry and Biochemistry

CGSD2 Canada Graduate Scholarship - Doctoral (2 years, $35,000 per year)
CGSM Canada Graduate Scholarship - Master's ($17,500)

OGS winners 2009-2010
There were 73 successful applicants out of 243 applications.
BOLLA, Michael
COOPER, Benjamin
HATNEAN, Jillian
RENAUD, Justin

Monday, April 20, 2009

Undergraduate Research Presentations

The honours students will be presenting their work from over the past year at the 59-410 presentations.

Where: 186 Essex Hall
When: April 27 and 28 from 9 am to 5 pm

Click here to see the full schedule.

Tuesday, April 14, 2009

End of Term Banquet or ChemProm

Last chance to purchase your ticket to the Chemistry and Biochemistry End of Term Banquet.
It will be held on Tuesday, April 28, 2009 at the Caboto Club.
Doors open at 6:00p.m., dinner at 7:30p.m.
Tickets are $25.00 and can be purchased from Aaron Rossini or Marlene Bezaire.
The undergraduate awards presentation will be held at the banquet.
We need to confirm the numbers by Thursday, April 16, 2009 so please let us know asap if you're planning on attending.

Chem & Biochem Term Research Finale

Chem & Biochem Term Research Finale

Our department is proud to present a series of events to celebrate the research accomplishments of our students and faculty in a series of events taking place from April 24-28, 2009:

April 24, 2009 - Chemistry at the Mall (click here for more info)
Devonshire Mall, 1-6 p.m.
Graduate research posters, chemistry magic show, meet the professors and more!
Open to the general public

April 27-28, 2009
- Undergrad Research Presentations (
click here for more info)
186 Essex Hall, 9-5 p.m. each day
59-410 final presentations, open to the public!

April 28, 2009 - End of term banquet (or "ChemProm") (click here for more info)
Caboto Club, 6:00 p.m. open, Dinner at 7:30 p.m.

Tuesday, April 7, 2009

Chemistry at the Mall

The Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry
at the University of Windsor presents:

"Chemistry at the Mall"

We invite students, families and anyone else who is interested to visit our exhibits, which feature:
  • Research posters by graduate students from the University of Windsor
  • A Chemistry Magic Show
  • Meet the Professors

Research posters:
Our top graduate students will be happy to talk to you about their research projects.
Come down and learn about research on:
AIDS, Alternative Energy & Hydrogen Fuel, Anti-cancer agents, Cardiovascular Disease, Nanomaterials, Parkinson's Disease, Pharmaceuticals and many other interesting topics.

Chemistry magic show:
For all ages...watch as our chemists react, freeze, heat and blow up things for your amusement!
(Two shows: 1 p.m. and 5 p.m.)

Meet the professors:
Come chat with our chemistry and biochemistry professors about B.Sc. degrees in Chemistry and Biochemistry, about careers in Science and Medicine, about the research opportunities at the University of Windsor, or whatever you want!

Date: Friday April 24, 2009
Time: 1-6 p.m.
Place: Devonshire Mall, in front of the Bay