Younger Chemists Committee logoYounger Chemists Research Symposium 

Wednesday October 19, 2022, 1:30 – 4:00 pm 

Bensen Room B, Graduate Hotel 

This symposium seeks to highlight scientific achievement of early career chemists in the Midwest ACS region. This event will promote early career chemists and their endeavors in each of six different disciplines: Chemical Education, Analytical Chemistry, Physical Chemistry, Biochemistry, Organic Chemistry, and Inorganic Chemistry. 

Younger Chemists Committee and Senior Chemists Committee Mentor Event  

Thursday October 20, 2:30 – 3:30pm 

Graduate Hotel, Poindexters Coffee shop

This event seeks to connect young chemists (undergraduate students, graduate students, post-doctoral researchers and early career chemists) with mentors in the field. The primary goal of this event is to provide networking and professional development opportunities for young chemists in the Midwest ACS region in a structured but relaxed environment. There will be mentors from various disciplines and sectors of chemistry who will be stationed at tables for young chemists with shared career paths or interested to network with. Refreshments will be provided. 

 Younger Chemists Committee Trivia Night  

Friday Oct 21, 2022, 7:00-9:00 pm 

Location TBD 

This event seeks to bring together younger chemists (undergraduate students, graduate students, post-doctoral researchers and early career chemists) in the Midwest ACS region. We will host trivia and teams can enter free of cost. Prizes will be awards to the top 3 teams. Appetizers will be provided.