The Opening of New Chemistry Auditorium
The new auditorium of the Department of Chemistry was ceremonially opened by Prof. S.R. Kodituwakku, Dean, Faculty of Science, Prof. M.Y.U. Ganehenege, Head of the Department of Chemistry and Dr. W.M.A.T. Bandara, the former Head of the Department of Chemistry on the 7th of December 2021. The academic and non-academic members of the Department of Chemistry, academic staff members representing the other Departments of the Faculty and Prof. Swarna Wimalasiri, the president of the University of Peradeniya Science Alumni Association (UPSAA) were present at this occasion. The new auditorium also offers high-speed internet facility to the undergraduate students of the Department. The Department of Chemistry acknowledges the Peradeniya University Alumni Association of NSW, Australia for donating chairs to the auditorium, and everyone who has contributed to complete the project initiated and led by Dr. W.M.A.T. Bandara, the former Head of the Department of Chemistry, with a huge success.