The Department of Chemistry at Western Michigan University sponsors events each semester; faculty, staff, students and the general public are welcome to attend.

For more information regarding speakers, location or parking, please call the department at (269) 387-2870.

Monday at 4 p.m. in 1220 Chemistry Building
Friday at 1 p.m. in 1260 Chemistry Building

Fall 2019 seminar schedule

Friday, September 6, 1 p.m. - Jackline Onyango, WMU literature seminar - Oligo(Serine-Ester) Charge Altering Releasable Transporters: Organocatalytic Ring-Opening Polymerization for Delivery of mRNA

Monday, September 9, 4 p.m. - Dr. Amanda Garner, University of Michigan - Chemical Probing of Translational Control and microRNA Biology

Friday, September 13, 1 p.m. - Emile Van Meter, WMU literature seminar - Unlocking Reactivity of TrpB: A General Biocatalytic Platform for Synthesis of Tryptophan Analogues

Friday, September 27, 1 p.m. - Temitope Nathan, WMU literature seminar - Anti-Zika Activity of a Library of Synthetic Carbohydrate Receptors

Monday, October 7, 4 p.m. - Dr. Joseph Loo, UCLA - Title to be provided soon

Friday, October 25, 1 p.m. - Frank Beranek, WMU literature seminar - Development of a NanoBRET-Based Sensitive Screening Method for CXCR4 Ligands

Monday, October 28, 4 p.m. - Dr. Emily Dykhuizen, Purdue University - Epigenetic drugs to reverse gene expression changes in cancer

Monday, November 4, 4 p.m. - Dr. Graham Moran, Loyala University of Chicago - Dihydropyrimidine Dehydrogenase: A Seemingly Unnecessarily Elaborate Dehydrogenase