Chicago ACS Chemistry Day, 2004    

"Health and Wellness

Saturday, October 23, 2004, 9:30 am to 3 pm
Loyola University of Chicago
Flanner Hall - Lake Shore Campus

The Public is Invited.    FREE ADMISSION
Wheelchair accessible


Contests and Hands-on Fun for Kids of all Ages 9:30 - 2:00
Chemistry Demonstrations: 10:00 - 2:00
Exhibits from Industry, Academia, and Government Agencies All Day
Poster Making Contest

Featured Presentations:

Time Speaker Affiliation Topic
10:00 AM Dr. Christine Edmond Brooms   Using Science to Engineer Your Future
11:00 AM Prof. Geoff Cordell College of Pharmacy
University of Illinois, Chicago
Medicines in Your Backyard
Noon Dr. Mary Kirchoff Green Chemistry Institute Healthy Living Through Green Chemistry
1:00 PM Dr. Sara Risch Principal Partner
Science by Design
Good For You Foods That Taste Good
2:00 PM Profs. Otis Rothenberger & James Web Illinois State University GRAND FINALE
Is it Chemistry or Magic?

Activities will include: Lectures, Demos, Contests, Prizes, and our world-famous Chemical Magic Show
The program includes:   Glass Blowing Demonstrations and free Blood Pressure Measurements
Scouts:   Earn a Youth Activities Badge

Additional resources:

High School Teacher Demonstrators:

  • Bernoli Baiello - Northridge Prep
  • Jaci Gentile - Naperville Central HS
  • Patti Kenton - Naperville Central HS
  • Linda Matos - Downers Grove South HS
  • Monika Langdon - Maine South HS
  • Chris Sayre - Maine South HS
  • Matt Weber - Downers Grove North HS
  • Autumn Penney - Lane Tech
  • Sara Anderson - Lane Tech
  • Allison Larson - Lane Tech
  • Dalia Zygas - West Leyden HS
Coordinated by Mike Heinz

Exhibitors and Their Locations (Tables)

16 AIChE (American Institute for Chemical Engineers)
17 AIChE (American Institute for Chemical Engineers)
19 Argonne
1 BP
2 BP
8 BP
9 BP
10 BP
24 Chemical safety
6 Chicago Police - Preventive Programs & Neighborhood relations
7 CPS - Chicago Systemic Initiative Student Science Fair
25 DEA (Drug Enforcement Agency)
13 Illinois State Police
23 Iota Sigma Pi
12 McCrone Research Institute
14 Membership /minority affairs
15 Membership /minority affairs
21 Nalco
22 Public Affairs
20 UIC
18 US Customs Service
5 Women chemist committee

Sponsored by: The Chicago Section of the ACS,   Phone:   (847) 647-8405,
        and Loyola University of Chicago

Updated 10/23/04