October 15, 2021 Chemistry Day

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About Chem Day

About Chemistry Day




Chemistry Day

Chemistry Day aims to:

  • Introduce students to the Nebraska Chemistry's undergraduate programs including clubs, award winning instructors, and scholarship information
  • Increase the number of Nebraska BA and BS Chemistry majors
  • Get students thinking about the relationship between their chemistry degree and their future career
  • Introduce opportunities available, specifically graduate and professional schools
Chemistry Day Schedule
1:30-1:50pm Program Overview, in Resource Center, ROOM 227
Careers (Griep), Local Internships (Griep), Scholarships (Kautz), UGTAships (Kautz), Chem Club (Prez), UG Research (Checco).
1:50-2:20pm Adv UG lab tours & UIC (meet with Thomas Smith; need two people to lead tours)
2:20-2:30pm Scholarship Awards (based on: Fr Chem exam scores, statement, CV; as evaluated by Hartung, Lai, and Morin), in Resource Ctr
2:30pm finish, Friday cookies, Chem Dept gear.
Chemistry Day Scholarships
Nominate an Outstanding Nebraska High School Teacher for Recognition at Chemistry Day

The Nebraska Chemistry Department would like to recognize an Outstanding Nebraska High School Chemistry Teacher in conjunction with its 2018 Chemistry Day Program (October 27, 2018).

Nominees will be provided with the application materials for the Nebraska Chemistry Department's 2018 Outstanding Nebraska High School Chemistry Teacher Award. Completed applications will be due shortly after the start of 2018-19 school year. The names of nominators will be kept confidential.


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2021 Chemistry Day


For more information about Chemistry Day, please contact chemday@unl.edu.

The University of Nebraska Department of Chemistry would like to extend their gratitude to the Carl A. Donaldson Fund in Chemistry for their continued support of Chemistry Day!