Ray Goodrich, undergraduate alumnus, now executive director of the Infectious Disease Research Center at Colorado State University was awarded the Order of Military Medical Merit for his contributions to the U.S. Army Medical Department.
We mourn the loss of Dr. Leo A. Paquette, a Professor Emeritus of Organic Chemistry earned after joining the department in 1963. Dr. Paquette was best known for achieving the first total synthesis of the Platonic solid dodecahedrane.
While the Ohio State Buckeyes and Washington Huskies prepared to butt heads in the Rose Bowl on Jan. 1, researchers at the two universities collaborated to create proteins that zip together in much the same way DNA molecules zip up to form a double helix.
Please join the department in congratulating Dehua on the success of his efforts to commercialize key cyclic peptides for intracellular delivery of proteins.
Congratulations to graduate student Lauren Loftus for being awarded a Presidential Fellowship in the Autumn 2018 competition! The Presidential Fellowship is the highest award given by the Graduate School, for outstanding scholarship.