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UC Irvine Undergraduate Chemistry Symposium

EVENT IS FULL!  We are unable to accommodate anymore attendees. 

Conducting undergraduate research in Southern California this summer?

If so, please join us on August 20th, for the annual UC Irvine Undergraduate Chemistry Symposium, where you can discuss and hear the latest about chemistry and graduate programs with your peers from UC Irvine and other research institutions.

The schedule is expected to include the following.

Natural Sciences II, Room 1201
Tuesday, August 20, 2013.

10:00 am  Prof. Jenn Prescher lecture, Lighting up life with chemical tools and noninvasive imaging
11:00 am Poster Session
12:30 pm Lunch
1:30 pm Short Talk about UCI Graduate Program, Prof. Chris Vanderwal
2:00 pm Tours of UC Irvine labs and facilities
3:00 pm Prof. Rachel Martin lecture, Seeing through the molecular basis of cataract formation


All undergraduate attendees are asked to bring a poster describing their research.  Lunch will be provided. 

Poster presenters: please format your poster to fit on a 48"x48" board.

Please RSVP as soon as possible, as space is limited. Send affirmative RSVP and the completed registration form to, or register on-line.

We look forward to an exciting day of scientific exchange!


Prof. Chris Vanderwal
Vice Chair for Graduate Affairs
Department of Chemistry, UC Irvine




one day - General $10 (can be purchased on the same day from a kiosk or automated dispenser, located on the following maps)

Maps and directions to UC Irvine