Students and Faculty Attend ABRCMS
SJSU MARC, RISE, LSAMP and CoSRaTS students presented their research at the Annual
Biomedical Research Conference for Minority Students.
Two mass spectrometers were donated to the Chemistry Department for use in CHEM 55L
Kelly Awarded 266K by NSF
Prof. Resa Kelly was awarded an NSF grant to develop and present molecular visualizations that support
student learning in general chemistry.
Seminars in Japan
Prof. Gilles Muller was invited by the Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS) to visit several
Japanese universities to participate in educational and scientific discussions and
to lead lectures and research seminars.
Collaborations in Brazil
Prof. Pesek and Dr. Matyska-Pesek have received funding from the Brazilian government for a collaborative research
project at the Federal University in Pelotas.
Two Chemistry students have made significant recent contributions in intercollegiate athletics. Wes Schweitzer is a starter on the SJSU Spartans football team and Chau Truong led
the SJSU Spartans tennis team to the 2013 WAC championship (photos by: Stan Olszewski
and Thomas Sanders).