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October 31, 2005

Women Faculty

C&EN's sixth annual survey finds that women remain underrepresented among full professors.

October 24, 2005

Universal Design

Educational philosophy encourages teachers to make their methods more inclusive.

Research

Workshop explores ideas for improving the undergraduate research experience.

October 10, 2005

Storied Tomes

Widely used chemistry textbooks have lively histories.

Library of Tomorrow

Chemistry libraries face a new chapter.

September 5, 2005

BLURRING BORDERS

Four-part supplement discusses some of the ways in which chemistry is crossing traditional disciplinary divides.

Interdisciplinary Idyll

Summer school in Greece brought together biology and chemistry grad students, postdocs, and faculty.

Teacher Training

Chemistry grad students and postdocs have multiple options for bettering their teaching skills.

Dual Degrees

M.D.-Ph.D. students face a long training period but transition easily into academic research positions.

Industry Collaboration

DuPont-Massachusetts Institute of Technology partnership offers plenty of opportunities for grad students.

July 25, 2005

LEARNING CURVE


Educators hash out more effective ways to teach science.

July 11, 2005

OUTREACH

Graduate students build high-tech microscopes for Los Angeles high schools.

June 13, 2005

TRAVELING LAB

In Texas, a mobile lab offers instruction and certifies water and wastewater treatment personnel.

April 25, 2005

UNDERGRAD RESEARCH

Studies look at the impact of student research participation.

FIRST-YEAR CHEMISTRY

New programs introduce students to research as early as their freshman year.

April 11, 2005

YOU'RE HIRED

Landing a first job as a professor is tough; an ACS initiative has started to help.

FOREIGN STUDENTS

Despite ongoing reform, U.S. visa system continues to have a negative impact on academia.

NOBCChE

Annual meeting focuses on future role of blacks in science, offers career advice.

April 4, 2005

INNOVATIVE TEACHING

Creative science courses enhance the appeal of chemistry for students.

February 28, 2005

COACH

Success of workshops for women chemists extends to other academic communities.

February 21, 2005

VISA RULES

State Department extends its tech-transfer security clearance for foreign students and scholars.

January 10, 2005

MATERIALS SCIENCE TRAINING

UCLA program offers chemistry grad students interdisciplinary experience.

This page updated October 14, 2006