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Welch Foundation establishes Robert A. Welch chair for chemistry

October 17, 2011

The Welch Foundation was established in 1954 by Robert A. Welch, a millionaire who had a passion for chemistry and for Texas. This semester, the Welch Foundation is giving $1.5 million to UTSA to establish the Robert A. Welch Chair in chemistry, pushing the university closer to Tier One sta...