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Graduate Program: Graduation

Congratulations to the Chemistry and Biochemistry Class of 2020!

Welcome to the home of the virtual graduation ceremony for the Departments of Chemistry and Biochemistry.

The celebration will commence at 5:00 PM (Pacific Time) on Thursday, June 11th, and will be followed with a virtual reception on Zoom.

Feel free to watch the ceremony on this page, or click over to YouTube in order to use the live chat feature to cheer on your family and friends!

 

Ceremony Agenda

  • Welcome
  • Professor D. Michael Heinekey
  • Introduction of Undergraduate Speakers
    • Professor Alshakim Nelson
  • Undergraduate Speakers
    • Kate Juergens
    • David Hales
  • Recognition of PhD Graduates
    • Professor Munira Khalil
  • Undergraduate Honors and Awards
    • Professor Gary Drobny
  • Recognition of Baccalaureate Graduates
    • Professor Forrest Michael
    • Professor David Ginger

At the conclusion of our YouTube event, we ask that students, family members, and friends join our faculty for a reception on Zoom.

Congratulate your colleagues, share a virtual toast, and introduce your families to your favorite classmates and instructors!

Individual faculty can be reached via the Zoom links below, from 6:15-7:15 PM (PT).

Michael Ailion
https://washington.zoom.us/j/92633579047
Charles Campbell
https://washington.zoom.us/j/94141190358
Gary Drobny
https://washington.zoom.us/j/97007912062
Dan Fu
https://washington.zoom.us/j/93760484087
Michael Gelb
https://washington.zoom.us/j/99437833214
      Liangcai Gu and        Keri Lewis
https://washington.zoom.us/j/93257967649
D. Michael Heinekey
https://washington.zoom.us/j/96260640411
Sarah Keller
https://washington.zoom.us/j/96089291468
Munira Khalil
https://washington.zoom.us/j/95211874820
David Kimelman
https://washington.zoom.us/j/91580889435
Justin Kollman
https://washington.zoom.us/j/98713474498
Xiaosong Li
https://washington.zoom.us/j/92927147407
Pradipsinh Rathod
https://washington.zoom.us/j/93062591573
Ashleigh Theberge  (available 6:15-6:45)
https://washington.zoom.us/j/97266435225
Gabriele Varani
https://washington.zoom.us/j/99501367149
Alexandra Velian
https://washington.zoom.us/j/95018820194
David Veesler
https://washington.zoom.us/j/97008339871
Andrea Wills
https://washington.zoom.us/j/92558681551
Jesse Zalatan
https://washington.zoom.us/j/91739956509
Bo Zhang
https://washington.zoom.us/j/96797372190
Undergraduate Advisers   Casey and Tim
https://washington.zoom.us/j/99138791116

 If you have questions regarding our graduation ceremony, please reach out to advisers@chem.washington.edu.

Forget to RSVP? Due to student privacy laws, we will only call out the names of students who RSVP'd to our ceremony. This doesn't mean you can't participate! Please watch along and celebrate with your peers on YouTube, and join us in the Zoom reception at the end of the video. 

If you or your family members are currently in a country that does not allow viewing of YouTube, please reach out to advisers@chem.washington.edu.

We will work with you on an alternate viewing platform.

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