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University faculty members chosen as AAAS fellows

By Jason Chun

November 23, 2015

Six University faculty members were honored as Fellows of the American Association for the Advancement of Science according to a University press release sent Monday morning. The honored faculty were: President Timothy Killeen, William Metcalf, William Mischo, Ralph Nuzzo, Stephen Portnoy and Hong Yang. ...

UI professor awarded $50,000 to kick-start career

UI professor awarded $50,000 to kick-start career

By Aaron Navarro

October 18, 2015

Just in time for National Chemistry Week, Alison Fout, assistant professor in chemistry, was recently awarded a $50,000 grant to begin new research.Fout received a Marion Milligan Mason Award for Women in Chemical Sciences, a research grant given to female scientists who are just starting their careers....