Alena wins 2022 WCC Merck Research Award

Congratulations to G4 student Alena Vasquez for winning the 2022 Women Chemist Committee (WCC) Merck Research Award, presented by the American Chemical Society. Alena was selected as one of 8 award recipients nationwide from a highly competitive pool of 3rd and 4th year Ph.D. students in the fields of Organic, Chemical Biology, Analytical, Computational or Structural Chemistry, and related disciplines. As part of the award, Alena will present at the the WCC/Merck Research Symposium held in August at the 262nd ACS National Meeting in Chicago, IL.