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John Debackere wins WNYACS Award!

Congratulations to John DeBackere who won the Outstanding Oral Presentation Award at the 6th Annual Undergraduate Research Symposium on Saturday, April 13, 2013 at Niagara University, NY. His presentation was ranked the best presentation in all categories. The Symposium is sponsored by the Western New York Section of the American Chemical Society (WNYACS).

John received the award for his presentation entitled "Towards the Syntheses of Mercury(IV) Compounds", which described the 4G09 Thesis research project he carried out this year in Prof. Gary Schrobilgen’s research group.

 
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