Illinois-Iowa Local Section

Illinois-Iowa Section of the American Chemical Society.

American Association of Chemistry Teachers

The IL-IA ACS section would like to encourage local high school chemistry teachers to join the newly formed American Association of Chemistry Teachers (AACT).  For further information on the AACT visit http://www.teachchemistry.org

The section has sponsored membership for the following teachers:

Shawn Buettner, Rivermont Collegiate

Jennifer Cook Gregory, Moline High School 

Kevin Tippet, North Scott High School

 

If you are a high school chemistry teacher teaching within the IL-IA section and are interested in joining the AACT please contact Past Chair Kelly Gierlus at gierluskellym@sau.edu to see if a sponsorship is available.  

Local Section Events 2018

1.  Opioids: Fighting Addiction with Chemistry
     Tuesday, February 27, Black Hawk College, East Campus

2.  ACS Chemistry Trivia Night, Wednesday 28 March, 7-9pm St Ambrose University

3.  Sarah Anderson/Morton Crime Lab, April 17, 6-8 PM  Black Hawk College, Quad Cities Campus

4. Earth Week, Various Outreach Events April 22-28

4.  Environmental Chemistry Night, Tour QC Analytical Labs, May 14, 6 PM

5.  September/October  Career Fair Augustana College/(currently open)

5b.  Don't forget NCW!  (Oct 21-27 outerspace chemistry)

6. November-ish:  Annual Undergraduate Research Conference:  Sat October 27, St Ambrose University

7. November/December (currently open) 

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