• NOBEL: “For the design and synthesis of molecular machines”
      Congratulations to our own Prof. Fraser Stoddart from Northwestern University for becoming one of three Nobel Prize laureates in Chemistry this year!!! Kudos, Fraser!!

    • The University of Chicago receives a National Chemical Historic Landmark to commemorate the development of radiocarbon dating. Ceremony October 10 (click image for details)

    • Chicago Section wins two ChemLuminaries at the Philadelphia National ACS Meeting!
      "Best Womens Chemists Committee" (WCC Co-Chair Margy Levenberg, L image, ctr), and
      "ACS President's Award for Government Affairs" (Public Affiars Cmte Co-Chair Mike Koehler, R image, ctr)

    • Congratulations to the 2016 ACS Fellows from the Chicago Section! These awards recognize members of ACS for outstanding achievements in and contributions to science, the profession, and the Society.

    • Northwestern Prof. and Chicago Section ACS Luminary Tobin Marks wins the 2017 Priestley Medal for “pioneering research in catalytic polymerization, organometallic chemistry, organic opto-electronic materials, and electronically functional metal oxides.”

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