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University on the Prairie organizers

Chemistry Represents at University on the Prairie

After a 2 year pandemic break, University on the Prairie returned to the UMN Southwest Research and Outreach Center.

Professor Donald Truhlar

Professor Truhlar Eclipses the 200,000 Citations Mark

Regents Professor Donald Truhlar has been cited over 200,000 times according to Google Scholar, with 24 articles each reaching 1,000 or more citations.

Community Connections Committee Zoomed

Joint Safety Team hosts visit of U of Wisconsin, and Safety Workshop for High School Teachers

The Joint Safety Team (JST), a researcher-led organization focused on improving the safety culture in chemical laboratories at the University of Minnesota, has hosted two recent events.

Chemistry Workshop Group Photo

Green & Sustainable Chemistry Workshop for High School Teachers

The Department of Chemistry hosted eighteen high school teachers from Minnesota, South Dakota, and Maine for a three-day workshop (June 20-22) with the goal of learning how to integrate green and sustainable chemistry into their classrooms.


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Chemistry Climate, Community & Culture

The Department of Chemistry has unique features that set it apart and help its students, faculty, and staff thrive and succeed. The department fosters a diverse community and works hard to create an environment where involvement, collaboration, caring, and safety are the norm.