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College community news

Computer scientist Darrell Whitley named an ACM Fellow

Whitley is being honored for technical and professional leadership in the field of genetic and evolutionary computation.

15th annual Halloween show brings science and education to young minds

Oct. 27 marks this year’s “Halloween Spooktacular,” hosted by the Chemistry Club and Department of Chemistry.

Debbie Crans receives ACS award for Distinguished Service in the Advancement of Inorganic Chemistry

Debbie Crans becomes first person in Colorado and third woman ever, over the course of nearly 60 years, to receive ACS award for Distinguished Service in the Advancement of Inorganic Chemistry.

Ravishankara elected a Foreign Member of UK’s Royal Society

Ravishankara is a widely respected expert in the study of ozone, air quality and climate change.

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