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Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry

UNLV grad cap
Dec 15, 2017
People

Five UNLV graduates will be recognized by President Len Jessup during winter commencement for their combination of academic excellence and service to the community.


Biochemistry professor Ron Gary
Jul 6, 2017
Research

Biochemist Ron Gary's enzyme research seeks to defeat cancer and Alzheimer's disease.


Eshani Lee
May 19, 2017
Research

Doctoral candidate Eshani Lee’s research ensures college chemistry knowledge doesn’t get lost in translation.


Douglas Duncan and Israel Alvarado
Apr 25, 2017
People

With limited options in Nevada for top-notch scientists, two UNLV grads welcome the high-tech jobs that the marijuana industry brought.


Nancy Washton
Mar 23, 2017
People

Chemistry grad Nancy Washton aims to get more girls into science in STEM-focused #SitWithMe campaign.


artwork from Inquiry: The Art of Scientific Discovery
Feb 22, 2017
Arts & Culture

“Inquiry: The Art of Scientific Discovery” shows the beauty of science and the artistic side of even the most lab-bound of scientists.


This slide of a Martian meteorite
Feb 1, 2017
Arts & Culture

"Inquiry: The Art of Scientific Discovery" brings College of Sciences together with UNLV Galleries for an exhibit of images and objects related to UNLV research.


cloesup of commencement cap and 2016 tassle
Dec 15, 2016
Campus News

Four newly minted grads will be recognized by UNLV President Len Jessup during Saturday's commencement for their academic and research excellence.


Katelyn DiBenedetto holds an arrowhead
Oct 20, 2016
Research

From finances to energy, health care, and more, UNLV graduate student researchers are asking important questions about America’s future.


Dr. Tony Alamo
May 10, 2016
Campus News

Dr. Antonio “Tony” Alamo, 2016 Outstanding Alumnus of the Year


Dr. Tony Alamo
Apr 13, 2016
People

Dr. Tony Alamo’s wildly varied career started with a simple realization: He’d misdiagnosed UNLV.


Nemanja Novokovic
Mar 2, 2016
People

A nearly native Las Vegan, Nemanja Novakovic had planned to leave Nevada when it came time for college. But that was before he discovered his academic dreams could be fulfilled at UNLV.


Kenneth Czerwinski works with students in lab
Feb 16, 2016
Research

Radiochemistry program teaming with universities, national labs for research and development in nuclear science and security; five-year grant funded by U.S. Department of Energy.


John Nguyen deals Show Pai
Jan 5, 2016
Business & Community

Media coverage from 2015 highlighting research partnerships between UNLV and industry that support regional economic development.