Dr. Samy El-Shall to Give Elske Smith Lecture

M. Samy El-Shall, professor in the Department of Chemistry, will present this year’s Elske v.P. Smith lecture on Tuesday, April 21 in Virgina Rooms A & B of the Student Commons. Samy’s lecture, VCU Opportunities for Research Cooperation and Science Diplomacy in the Middle East, will discuss several new approaches to utilize the unique faculty expertise in the College to enhance and accelerate the international role of VCU in creating strong partnerships in science and technology with the Middle East through the MERC Program.