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Winter 2016 E-Newsletter

Chemistry professor receives distinguished honors
Hilkka Kenttämaa is among the college's newest distinguished professors

Couple finds chemistry in love, science
Kasiemobi Onyejekwe and Chris Pulliam met as undergrads in the Department of Chemistry. Years later, they are married and entering the next steps in their science careers.

New Bio grad reflects on full College of Science career
Samantha Dawson spoke of research and study abroad experience during her speech at the fall commencement ceremony.

Area students, parents get impactful astrophysics lesson
The December edition of Saturday Morning Astrophysics looked at the ins and outs of impact craters.

Science faculty win major Purdue research awards
Chemistry's Arun Ghosh gets the storied McCoy Award while CS' Wojciech Szpankowski is the first winner of the Bement Award.

CS student takes over The Anvil reins
Shane DeWael, a sophomore in Computer Science, will lead the creative, startup-friendly work space through the academic year

Bio alumnus, Nobel Peace Prize recipient revisits Purdue, gives talk
During a successful career at Monsanto, Dr. Will Carpenter was a leader on the science team of the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons, which destroyed 80 percent of the world's chemical weapons

Computer Science alumnus wins national app competition
Kris Reyes' Android App, Meru Lab Reference, took home top honors at a recent reference data challenge hosted by National Institute of Standards and Technology.

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