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Seminar Series

Located in Markstein 125 from 12:30–1:30 PM

Leading chemistry and biochemistry researchers present their new discoveries in an hour-long seminar. These events are free to the public. Students from all disciplines are highly recommended to attend and participate. 

February 22, 2019

Sylvia Tarin-Brousseau, Drug Enforcement Agency

Title: “Test Tubes to Testimony, the Forensics Way”

March 22, 2019

Dr. Olive Li & Dr. Yan Liu, Cal Poly Pomona

Title: “Infusion of Chemistry in Foods”

April 26, 2019 

Dr. Jane Dyson, Scripps Research Institute

Title: “Functions of Intrinsically Disordered Proteins”


Student Research Showcase

Hosted in May, prior to Commencement, the Research Poster Showcase and Award Recognition Ceremony is an opportunity for the Chemistry & Biochemistry students showcase their research and celebrate the accomplishments of our graduating seniors.

 Summer Brown Bag Research Talks

The purpose of the Summer Brown Bag Research Talks is to offer CSUSM Chemistry & Biochemistry students an opportunity to present their research at either a formative or completed stage. Brown Bag presentations are held during the last 4 weeks of the summer session. No RSVP is required. Please bring your lunch! CSUSM faculty, staff, students, and guests are invited to attend.

Super Stem Saturday

March 9, 2019

"Explore interactive demonstrations and hands-on science activities at Super STEM Saturday, including rocket launches, build-a-robot stations, model displays, scientist chats and a obstacle course. The event is free and open to the public. Complimentary parking available in Lot F."