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    • Connecting ACS With Industry - Dec. 1

      Undergrad research symposium at Lewis University 8:30-1:30. Click photo for details!


    • ACS ChemLuminary Award!

      Josh Kurutz (L) and Avrom Litin organized our winning March for Science event

    • Recorded Presentation

      Our Facebook Live videos of our meetings are now embedded on our meeting pages. Click photo to check out the lecture and poster session for 2018 Education Night.

    • Illinois State Fair

      Chicago ACS joined other Illinois local sections for the annual fun-filled activity tent at the State Fair. Click for the full photo gallery.

    • Chicago's 2018 ACS Fellows

      Congratulations to our 2018 ACS Fellows!
      Dr. Bill Carroll (Gibbs Juror)
      Prof. Stuart Rowan (Univ. of Chicago)
      Prof. Rick Van Duyne (Northwestern Univ.)

    • Contact With Legislators

      Mike Koehler (R), our Public Affairs Chair, visited IL legislators, such as Senator Tom Rooney (L) to emphasize the importance of chemistry. Click photo for our Public Affairs page.

    • Anthony Toussaint (1960-2018)

      2018 Chicago Section ACS Chair Anthony (Tony) Toussaint died suddenly in June 2018. He will be sorely missed. Click the photos to read his obituary.

    • Burrows Wins Gold

      U-Utah Prof. Cynthia Burrows is our 2018 Willard Gibbs Awardee! Click the photo to see more about the medal presentation meeting.

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    YCC/Senior Chemists trip to Fermilab