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ACS Student Chapter participates in Earth Day festivities

Students from the Chemistry Department participated in 2019 Earth Day festivities by breaking down ink and paper using various chemicals to see which chemical could break down the ink best.  Check this link out for further explanation of these kinds of experiments. Left to right in both photos:  Chelsea Sainsbury (sophomore); Chris Soper (junior); Jon […]

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Chemistry Graduate Student wins competition

Congratulations to Charitha Perera, PhD graduate student in Chemistry, for winning 3rd place in this UMaine competition!  See excerpt below for details! Winners of 2019 Three Minute Thesis competition announced

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Student News – 2018-19 Undergraduate Student Fellowship Awards

The College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, the McGillicuddy Humanities Center, and the Department of Chemistry are pleased to announce the recipients of the Research and Creative Fellowships for 2018-2019 academic year.  The fellowships were developed to support undergraduate student involvement in faculty supervised research and creative activity.  Two Chemistry students are on the list:  Sadie […]

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Job Posting: General Chemistry Lecturer

The Department of Chemistry at the University of Maine is actively recruiting for a General Chemistry Lecturer.  See job link below: https://umaine.hiretouch.com/job-details?jobID=52888&job=lecturer-in-chemistry

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Student Chapter of ACS receives honorable mention award

For the 2017-18 academic year, over 400 chapter activity reports were submitted.  The Society Committee on Education has presented 69 outstanding, 92 commendable, and 145 honorable mention awards.  It is with great pleasure that we announce the University of Maine’s ACS student chapter has received an Honorable Mention award for last academic award.  Professor William […]

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