Adventures In Liveblogging March 27, 2007Posted by Beth in General.
Filed by Rudy Baum and Beth Halford
This year’s Priestley Medal winner is signing copies of the March 26 issue of C&EN. George is on the cover, and his Priestley Medal address and a profile of him are the cover stories.
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The biggest moment so far came when Yagang Zhang, an organic chemistry graduate student at University of South Carolina, asked George to autograph his shirt. “That’s a first!” George said as he signed. “I’ll never wash this shirt,” Yagang replied. I spoke to Yagang a few minutes later. “George will win the Nobel Prize soon,” Yagang predicted.
BLOGGER-IN-CHIEF Rudy Baum hard at work.
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