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ACS Student Chapter

YSU Student Chapter of the American Chemical Society

The ACS Student Chapter is an undergraduate organization devoted to increasing of knowledge and interest in the fields of chemistry.  Majors involving chemistry, chemical engineering, biology, and forensics are welcome to join.  The activities of the organization are meant to enhance the college experience for students at YSU and to prepare undergraduates for successful careers.  The organization also works on volunteer projects which help the community, conduct chemistry demonstrations at local schools and other events, like Silly Science Sunday at OH WOW! Children’s Center for Science and Technology and the Canfield Fair.  Group social events like biannual picnics and the annual holiday party make the members’ experience both educational and fun.

National ACS Awards:

Outstanding Student Chapter Award – 1991-92

Commendable Student Chapter Awards: 2015-16, 2016-17

Honorable Mention Awards: 2008-09, 2009-10, 2011-12, 2012-13, 2013-14, 2014-15, 2017-18

2019-2020 officers:

President- Nathan Williams;

Vice President- Kira Bowman;

Secretary- Harmeet Kaur


Historian- Emily Bosler


Drs. Serra and Stourman

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