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June 12, 2015


4 PM

56th Annual Department of Chemistry Commencement & Awards Ceremony

Collaborative Life Sciences Building, Main Lecture Hall (rm 1A001), 2730 SW Moody Avenue

Please join the Department of Chemistry in recognizing and honoring all of our graduating students and award winners.

Awards to outstanding undergraduate & graduate students will be presented in the following categories:

  • George S. Hammond Award in Organic Chemistry - Award to the top student in organic chemistry

  • Larry D. Vockler Scholarships - Two scholarships to outstanding sophomore Chemistry/Biochemistry majors in honor of Larry D. Vockler

  • Analytical Chemistry Award - Award to the top student in analytical chemistry

  • Clyde Johnson Award - Award to the top junior Chemistry/Biochemistry major in honor of Dr. Clyde Johnson, first department chair

  • Outstanding Graduating Senior - Award to the top graduating senior Chemistry/Biochemistry major

  • Alfred S. Levinson Award - Award to the outstanding graduate teaching assistant

  • Paul Emmett Award - Award to the outstanding graduate student in their 4th year

  • Carl C. Wamser Student Summer Research Scholarships - Scholarships to outstanding undergraduate research students for summer research projects

A reception will immediately follow the ceremony. Family and friends welcome! Graduating students are encouraged to wear Academic Regalia.

Please RSVP by 5 pm Friday, June 5

Directions to the CLSB can be found here. You may park close to the building in the Schnitzer Lot at 2650 SW Moody Avenue. Parking is free in that lot after 5pm, so you will only need to pay for 1 hour.