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WWU’s Tim Kowalczyk Named a Cottrell Scholar; Receives New Grant to Continue his Research into Solar Thermal Fuels

Wed, 07/11/2018 - 10:07am

The Research Corporation for Science Advancement has named Western Washington University assistant professor of Chemistry Tim Kowalczyk a 2018 Cottrell Scholar, an honor that comes with a grant stipend to allow him to continue his research into the developing technology around solar thermal fuels.

Chemistry to Host Nobel-Prize Winner Bruce Beutler May 18

Mon, 05/14/2018 - 4:48pm

The Chemistry Department will host Dr. Bruce Beutler, winner of the 2011 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine, at 4 p.m.on Friday, May 18  in Academic West 204. Beutler will present "Discovering genes essential for immune function" as part of the department's celebrations of WWU's Scholars Week; see Beutler's abstract below for more information.