• Tom Higgins with his Stan Israel award for Diversity and Susan Shih with her Ann Nalley award for volunteer activities received at the joint Great Lakes Central Regional meeting in 2015.

    • Dr. Omar Farha gave a stunning talk
      Jan 23 about his application of MOFs 
      to detoxifying nerve agents

    • New Director Josef Stec talks about careers
      in chemistry with Girl Scouts at the
      Museum of Science & Industry's
      career event Science Works! in December 2014

    • Richard Cornell is surprised to learn at our February meeting that he has been named the recipient of the Chicago Section's Distinguished Service Award.

    • Don Wink was a hit in September, and many stayed late for networking

    • 2014 Basolo Medalist Makoto Fujita delivered a scintillating talk on self-assembly at the annual Northwestern/ACS Basolo Meeting

    • Gibbs 2015 Medalist John Hartwig receives his Gibbs medal from Diane Grob Schmidt, President of the American Chemical Society, and Inessa Miller, Chair of the Chicago Section.  See more Gibbs Banquet photos.

    • Gibbs 2015 Medalist John Hartwig with his wife Anne Baranger.  See more Gibbs Banquet photos.

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