The Faculty of Graduate Studies wishes to announce that Ms. Vanessa Marx, PhD candidate from the Department of Chemistry will be defending her thesis entitled “Development of the Interrupted Nazarov Cyclization of Allenyl Vinyl Ketones, with Application to the Total Synthesis of the Cyclooctane Natural Product Roseadione” on Thursday, May 19th, at 9:30 a.m. The defence will be held in the Coburg Board Room, Room 3107, The Mona Campbell Building, 1459 LeMarchant Street.

All PhD defences are open to the public and you are welcome to attend.

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