Category Archives: Group members

Roselyn Rodrigues receives the Excellence in Research Award

Graduate student Roselyn Rodrigues receives the Dafni Amirsakis Memorial Excellence in Research Award, in recognition of her research excellence and productivity! Congratulations!

The awards are normally presented to students at the department’s annual awards ceremony and at Commencement, both of which have been postponed until later in the 2020-21 academic year due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The department will be honoring our graduating students through virtual celebrations in June.

Jesus Iñiguez receives the departmental teaching award!

Graduate student Jesus Iñiguez receives Michael E. Jung Excellence in Teaching Awards, in a recognization of his excellence as teaching assistants (TAs) as reflected in undergraduate student evaluations and faculty nomination letters. Congratulations!

The awards are normally presented to students at the department’s annual awards ceremony and at Commencement, both of which have been postponed until later in the 2020-21 academic year due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The department will be honoring our graduating students through virtual celebrations in June.

Brianna Mai receives the undergraduate summer research fellowship!

Undergraduate Brianna Mai received the Raymond and Dorothy Wilson Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship from the department! Congratulations! We are looking forward to the exciting (remote) summer research experience! 😉

These awards were to have been presented at the department’s annual awards ceremony which was canceled due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The department is planning to hold the ceremony later in the 2020-21 academic year.

Roselyn Rodrigues is awarded the Excellence in Second Year Academics and Research Award!

Our dear graduate student Roselyn Rodrigues received the Excellence in Second Year Academic and Research Award from the Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry, UCLA. She was selected because of her outstanding contributions to the research mission of the department. The award was announced on the Department Awards Ceremony on Monday, Apr. 22nd, 2019, in the CNSI Auditorium. Congratulations, Roselyn!

Jesus Iniguez received the UCLA Graduate Student DEI Awards

Our dear graduate student, Jesus Iniguez, receives the UCLA Graduate student Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) Award. Congratulations!

The UCLA Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DEI) Award aims to honor those who have motivated other members of the University to strive for excellence. Every year the Award will honor as many as four faculty members, one undergraduate, one graduate student and one staff across the UCLA campus.

Luke Elissiry is accepted into the UC LEADS program

Our dear undergraduate, Luke Elissiry, has been accepted into the University of California Leadership Excellence through Advanced Degrees (UC LEADS) program! Congratulations!

Each year this honor is awarded to up to nine UCLA upper-division undergraduate students in the fields of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics. It is wonderful that Luke’s undergraduate research in the lab can be supported by the program.