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UNL Chemistry Club
The club’s goal is to have fun with chemistry, meet great friends, visit places that do chemistry-related work, enjoy cool demonstrations, and help each other out with homework, planning for a career or grad school, and more. The club meets every two to three weeks and travels at least once each semester.Learn More
Phi Lambda Upsilon – Honorary Chemical Society
The Rho chapter of Phi Lambda Upsilon aims to promote the high scholarship and original investigation in all branches of pure and applied chemistry. Undergraduate and graduate students in the department can be elected based on their academic achievement and potential.
Members participate in a variety of social and service activities throughout the school year and summer. Our chapter sponsors and coordinates annual, family-oriented summer picnics, holiday dinners, and Valentine's day sales. These events are well attended, bring a sense of camaraderie and goodwill, and boost morale in the department.Learn More
Research Experiences for Undergraduates
Sophomore or junior chemistry majors planning to pursue an advanced degree are encouraged to apply for REU, a competitive, exciting summer program that engages in cutting-edge research on the catalysts, drugs, nanomaterials, and sensors of the future.Learn More