2022 ACS Outreach volunteer of the year

Congrats to Joel Destino, the 2022 #ACSVoty recipient for the Omaha ACS Local Section. Learn more about Joel’s outreach efforts to bring #chemistry to the community at www.acs.org/voty

Upcoming April Events !!!

Event I: Outreach Event at Strategic air command and Aerospace Museum Join the Omaha section of American Chemical Society April 16th 2022 at Strategic air command and Aerospace Museum. Stop by the booths are organized and administered by the local section members. Fun activities and demonstration have been planned for the everyone!!!!! Goodie bags and … Read more

Congratulations to the inaugural award laureate!

The Section is delighted to present the inaugural Distinguished Career in Chemistry Award to Jonathan Vennerstrom, PhD, professor in the Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences at the University of Nebraska Medical Center, “for his outstanding contributions to the development of chemical science, and lifelong service to chemistry for the betterment of the society”. The award was … Read more

Celebrating the Section’s 100 years

The reception celebrating the Omaha Local Section’s 100 years anniversary held place yesterday at the Taxi’s Bar and Grill. Although our Section was founded in 1920, we were not able to celebrate our Centennial until recently. We are very excited that many Members were able to join us, and certainly missed who were not. The … Read more

Two members reached milestones

On behalf of all the Members of the Omaha Local Section, we would like to congratulate Dr. Edward Roche on achieving an impressive milestone of 60 years of service, and Mr. Ronald Crampton for 50 years of service! We are proud to have you in our Section, and thank you for many decades of dedication … Read more

Welcome new Members!

The ACS Omaha Local Section is excited to welcome our new and returning members: Justin Boerma Grace Boganowski Randy Bourdess Abbey Brockhouse Katie Cunningham Adrian Draney Lucas Dunshee Karoline Ford Carly Isder Thiago Mattos Caroline Ng Welcome on board, dear colleagues! We hope that you enjoy being part of our Section, and look forward to … Read more

Younger Chemists Committee is active now!

After some work through summer and early fall, the Local Section’s Younger Chemists Committee has been established, and is busy planning their events and working to better represent all the young chemists of the Greater Omaha area. Please welcome the leadership of the newly established LSYCC: Adrian Draney, Ph.D. – ChairDanny Flores – ACS LiaisonShaun … Read more

September Member Social

On September 15th, members of the Omaha Local Section gathered for the first in-person event since early winter of 2019. This time, we visited the Infusion Brewing Company – a local brewery with a unique dedication to collection and preservation of artefacts related to the history of brewing locally and nationally. Members were offered an … Read more

Welcome new Members!

The ACS Omaha Local Section is excited to welcome our new members: Aanya Agarwal Benjamin Brandsen Gary Preister Matthias Walters Terry Le Welcome on board, dear colleagues! We hope that you enjoy being part of our Section, and look forward to seeing you at our events!