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Come and discuss 'Diversity in Chemistry'

Please join us on Friday 7 February as we debate the urgent need for more diversity in Chemistry with fellow alumni and speakers from organisations including the Royal Society of Chemistry, Nature, the Proud Science Alliance, and the BBC, among others.

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Viewing the invisible in science and art

Two alumni of this department had their portraits painted for Viewing the Invisible - a BBSRC-funded project bringing scientists together with artists to explore the similarities in their working methods.

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Distinguished Alumnus elected Honorary Fellow of the Royal Society

Congratulations to department alumnus Dr Yusuf K Hamied, who has been elected an Honorary Fellow of the Royal Society.

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Celebrating Women in Chemistry

Watch our new video to see what happened when we invited alumni back to the Department for a special event marking the UN International Day of Women and Girls in Science.

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A new name for our oldest Chair

The 1702 Chair of Chemistry at Cambridge – one of the longest-established Chemistry Chairs in the UK – is to be renamed in honour of a distinguished alumnus whose generous new donation will support it in future.

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Get involved

You can get involved with the department in many different ways.

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Alumni Competition

Guess Who?

We asked you if you could put names to faces in this photo of the Department of Organic, Inorganic & Theoretical Chemistry 1972-3. For all those of you who have been trying to do so, here is the full photo along with names.