• 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.”

    • Our exciting holiday party 2015, complete with Lee Marek running bang-spark-splash demonstrations! 

    • Prof. Laura Kiessling (UW-Madison) has been named the 105th Willard Gibbs Medalist! 

      Click the photo for details about our May 20 gala reception, where we will honor her achievements in chemical biology with the third most prestigious prize in chemistry!

    • The Chicago ACS awards over $15,000 in scholarships every year to high schoolers. This year's First Place recipient was given awards by both Chicago ACS (Chair Inessa Miller, left) and the Chicago Chemists' Club (Judy Reuter, shown), which recognizes the top-scoring student from the city of Chicago

    • Dr. Willie E. May, Undersecretary for Standards and Technology at NIST, wil receive our 2016 Public Affairs Award.

      Come hear him speak at our March 17 meeting! Click photo for details.

    • 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.

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