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2023-2024 MEETINGS

Welcome to our 2023-2024 program year.  While the situation may evolve, our current plan is a combination of in-person and virtual programs this year.  We will host the virtual meetings through Zoom.   We understand that many of you may no longer live in the Chicagoland area, but you are welcome to sign up for the Virtual meetings.

SEPTEMBER MEETING

Friday September 8 2023 (Virtual via Zoom)

 

Speaker: Dr. Monica Ganio, Getty Conservation Institute

Title:  Art of the Unknown: scientific research applied to cultural heritage

OCTOBER MEETING

Friday October 6, 2023 (virtual via Zoom)

 

Speaker :Marianne Paguia Gonzalez, NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory

Title: My Career Journey: Instruments for the Space Station, Mars, and Beyond

NOVEMBER  MEETING

November 3, 2023          

Speaker: Kris Falet Murphy

Title:  Mitigating Climate Change through Electrification Technology

Location: St. Xavier University, Warde Academic Center

DECEMBER MEETING

December 8, 2023                 Joint Meeting with ACS (Holiday Party)

Speaker: Lilly D’Angelo, Ph.D. Founder and CEO of Global Food and Beverage Technology Associates

 

Title: Chemistry in the Food and Beverage Industry

Location: Jameson’s Charhouse, 94 Stratford Drive, Bloomingdale, IL 60108

JANUARY MEETING

Janyary 5, 2024            Virtual meeting via Zoom

 

Speaker:  Cheryl Harrison, Department of Ocean and Coastal Science and the Center for Computation and Technology at Louisiana State University

Title: Ocean Impacts of Nuclear War

FEBRUARY MEETING

February 2, 2023      Virtual meeting via Zoom

Speaker: Ryan Fortenberry, Associate Professor, University of Mississippi

Title:  The Alien Molecules of Space

Undergraduate Research Symposium

Feb. 24, 2024   

Speaker: Elena Shevchenko Center for Nanoscale Materials, Argonne National Laboratory, Department of Chemistry and James Frank Institute, University of Chicago

Title:  Self-Assembled Structures of Nanoparticles

Location: Lewis University

 

APRIL MEETING - INITIATION

April 6, 2024   Initiation

Speaker:  Jie Xu, Argonne National Laboratory

Title: Empowering Polymer Innovation through Autonomous Laboratory (Polybot)

Location: DePaul University (Lincoln Park Campus), Student Center, Room 314A, 2250 N Sheffield Ave, Chicago, IL 60614

MAY MEETING

May 3, 2024 (Virtual via Zoom)

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