The College of Chemistry is ranked No.1 globally in 2019 by U.S. News

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UC Berkeley's Chemistry program ranks highly for Veterans

UC Berkeley’s Chemistry program was ranked in the top 5% of Chemistry programs nationally for veteran friendliness of all colleges and universities reviewed by College Factual.

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Alumna Geraldine Richmond reappointed to National Science Board

Alumna Geraldine Richmond (Ph.D. Chem, '80) and been reappointed to the National Science Board for a second six year term.

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Rui Wang joins the faculty in the College of Chemistry

The College of Chemistry is pleased to announce the addition of Dr. Rui Wang as assistant professor in the Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering.

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David Schaffer receives Chan Zuckerberg Biohub Intercampus Research Award

Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering Professor David Schaffer has been awarded an intercampus research award to collaborate with researchers from UCSF and Stanford

Berkeley Chem Eng PhD candidate Julie Rorrer launches Color Me Ph.D.
Undergraduate Advisor receives Outstanding Staff Award

Watch Nobel Laureate Frances Arnold's commencement speech at Berkeley

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Catalyst Magazine

Catalyst Magazine V 13.1Catalyst is the College and alumni news publication produced by the College of Chemistry, University of California, Berkeley.

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