Cartoonist Sidney Harris will draw a cartoon based on the winning caption, and the grand prize winner will receive the original cartoon. The runner-up will receive an autographed copy of one of Harris’s most famous cartoons chosen by Harris. More details will follow.Funded by the ACS Innovativ Grant Program and hosted by the Division of History of Chemistry, eminent cartoonist Sidney Harris will provide 12 previously unpublished cartons to the ACS Local Sections for use in their Newsletters or monthly website announcements beginning January 2019. Here are links to the first cartoons!
Win your own Sidney Harris original cartoon! A contest will be held in which ACS members only can submit “one original cartoon caption” of 35 words or less. Cartoonist Sidney Harris will draw a cartoon based on the winning caption. The grand prize winner will receive the original cartoon based on the winning caption. The runner-up will receive a personally autographed copy of one of Harris's most famous cartoons chosen by Harris. Deadline is April 1, 2019.
For more information and the official entry form, go to: http://acshist.scs.illinois.edu/index.php
Chenxin Jayson Song from Pioneer High achieved High Honors on the USNCO National Exam. He was one of 50 students to make the High Honors List.
Congratulations Chenxin! Here is his picture.
We are pleased to pass on the recent announcement of our local section members who have reached major milestones in their ACS membership in 2018. If you know any of these members on this list, please congratulate them!
Dr. James Kaltenbronn
Dr. Dennis Finseth
Mr. Larry Taylor