59th Annual Department of Chemistry Commencement & Awards Ceremony
Friday, June 15, 2018 - 3:30pm
59th Annual Department of Chemistry Commencement & Awards Ceremony
Hoffmann Hall, 1833 SW 11th Avenue, Portland, OR 97201

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, including the following:

  • 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 follow the ceremony. Family and friends are welcome. Graduating students are encouraged to wear Academic Regalia.

RSVP by 5 PM Friday, June 8

Photos and/or video may be taken at this event and used for future communications or marketing purposes for the Portland State University Department of Chemistry
About the Department of Chemistry

The Department of Chemistry maintains a teaching program of excellence at the undergraduate level and a graduate program emphasizing cutting-edge research in the chemistry of the environment, novel materials and biological systems. The Department's curriculum, faculty, library, and facilities of the department are accredited by the American Chemical Society.