Q&A with Polly Arnold

In October, the CICTor and WICTO co-hosted the spectacular Prof. Polly Arnold from the University of Edinburgh for the E. Gordon Young Lecture. She spoke about her passion for f-block chemistry and her advocacy for diversity in STEM. WICTO had the opportunity to ask Prof. Arnold our die hard questions…

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Thank you, Prof. Arnold, for “Putting the f in chemistry”

Last Saturday, Oct 28th, some sixty graduate students, professors, and members of the public braved the rain to attend Professor Polly Arnold’s sunny and upbeat lecture which covered everything from Pacman and nuclear waste to Sherlock Holmes and blue glitter. Prof. Arnold holds the Crum Brown Chair at the University…

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