Nobel Prize-winning chemist to lecture May 6-7


    LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Nobel Prize-winning chemist Robert Curl, a Rice University professor emeritus noted for discovery of new carbon forms, will speak May 6-7 at the University of Louisville.

    Curl will give a free, public, general-interest talk, “A Brief History of Carbon,” at 1:30 p.m. May 7 in Gheens Science Hall and Rauch Planetarium on the Belknap Campus.

    UofL’s Chemistry Graduate Student Association sponsors the annual distinguished lecturer series with Sud-Chemie.

    Judy Hughes
    Judy Hughes is a senior communications and marketing coordinator for UofL’s Office of Communications and Marketing and associate editor of UofL Magazine. She previously worked in news as a writer and editor for a daily newspaper and The Associated Press.