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Candidates' Day 2018

Congrats to our accepted Chemistry majors!! We hope to meet you and share more about 'Nova Chemistry with you at Candidates' Day on April 21st.

Congrats grads!

Graduation Lunch – May 19th

Congratulations graduates! We hope that you and your family can join us the Saturday of graduation weekend for an informal lunch to celebrate your accomplishments! The lunch will be held Saturday, May 19th at 11:30am until 1:15pm (drop in as you'd like). Undergraduates – the lunch will be held after the CLAS Convocation. Graduate students – we’ll be done in time to make our way to the CLAS Graduate Studies Convocation. The lunch will be held in and around Mendel 213. We look forward to celebrating with you! Please RSVP.

Dr. Scott Miller, the 2018 Silvestri Lectureship speaker

The 2018 Anthony J. and Heand Johns Silvestri Lectureship in Chemistry

will take place on May 1st. The keynote speaker is Professor Scott Miller from the Department of Chemistry at Yale University. The title of his talk is, “Searching for Selective Catalytic Reactions in Complex Molecular Environments.” The day will also include a luncheon, senior thesis presenations, and awards. All are welcome to attend! Dr. Miller's talk will take place at 3:30 in Mendel 213. Learn more about the work of the Miller lab. Please RSVP for the lunch.

Fall 2017/Spring 2018: Delaware Valley Mass Spectrometry Discussion Group

The Villanova University Chemistry Department will host the Delaware Valley Mass Spectrometry Discussion Group for the academic year. Please join us for our monthly dinner and talk in Mendel Hall.

Villanova Chemistry at a Glance:

Degrees Offered: B.S., M.S.
Full Time Faculty: 25
Undergraduate Majors: 150
Graduate Students: 25
Equipment: an array of modern instrumentation for conducting research and instructional facilities
Building: Mendel Science Center houses research and instructional facilities for 6 scientific departments, including 17 chemistry research labs

Directions to Mendel Science Center