• "Making Solar Cells With Blackberries"!

      Dr. Sameer Patwardhan showed us how to make solar cells using kits he developed (available in our Merchandise section) at our September meeting

    • High School Scholarship Winners

      The 2017 Chicago ACS scholarship winners were recognized at our September meeting. Once in college, they'll collectively receive over $15,000!

    • Chicago Wins TWO ChemLuminary Awards

      "Best Local Section - Very Large Category"

      "ACS President's Award for Local Section Government Affairs"

    • YCC Tour of Fermilab

      YCC led a July tour of Fermilab for all interested. Click for more photos.

    • Gibbs 2017 Awardee
      Prof. Judith Kliman (UC Berkeley)

      The 2017 Gibbs Medal was presented to Klinman on May 19 in a gala ceremony including many ACS luminaries. Click here for photos

    • March for Science

      ACS - Chicago participated in the March for Science Chicago on Earth Day, April 22!

    • Chicagoan Prof. Tobin Marks
      Wins Priestley Medal

      Dr. Tobin Marks, Prof. at Northwestern Univeristy, has won the Priestley Medal - the honor second only to the Nobel Prize in the field of Chemistry. Here he is shown with the Chicago ACS contingent.

    • Monthly meetings are being held in THREE LOCATIONS! February's talk was delivered live at UIC, and streamed to College of Lake County and North Central College. It's easier to attend our meetings now!

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    YCC Trip to Fermilab, July 2017