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

Feb 27 - Fighting Opioid Crisis w/Chemistry - ACS Program in a Box

March 28 - Chemistry Trivia Night - Andrew Axup, St Ambrose U

April 17 - Forensic Chemistry - Sarah Anderson, Morton Crime Lab

May 14 - Environmental Chemistry Night - Randal Wanke, QC Analytical

Sept - In planning 

Oct - meeting ?

Oct - National Chemistry Week

November - Undergraduate Research Conference - St Ambrose U

December ?