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Some students have landed jobs with leading energy companies. Others will join international food and beverage companies. A number of other students will head to graduate schools this fall.
The University of Illinois Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering this week welcomed back Walt Robb, who received his Ph.D. in chemical engineering under Harry Drickamer in 1951.
New research from the University of Illinois holds promise for the treatment of vascular diseases, but it also has drawn some unexpected attention from a community of scientists who may not typically follow the latest developments in biomedicine.
On a recent Saturday afternoon, students and organizers with the St. Elmo Brady STEM Academy and their families and friends celebrated the completion of the program’s second successful year in Champaign.
Every spring, chemical and biomolecular engineering undergraduates at each class level receive scholarships from generous donations given to the department. Awards are distributed according to the wishes of donors. This year, $109,800 was awarded to undergraduate students at the annual ceremony. The complete list of recipients is listed below.

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The Department of Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign is seeking applicants to fill a position at the faculty and assistant level. For more information and how to apply, please see our Faculty and Staff Openings.