Register & Meet the P&G Scientists Leading Next Week’s Virtual Webinar

From the Lab to Your Home: Exploring the Science of Everyday Products with P&G Wednesday, December 13 7:00 PM ET Register Here     Meet the P&G Scientists Leading the Webinar Iris Liu Iris received a B.S. in Chemical Engineering from the University of Wisconsin-Madison in 2012, and a Ph.D. from the University of Pennsylvania […]

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Meet Aidan Blum, YBTC Challenge Participant & Chemical Engineer

On November 1, we embarked on a month-long campaign to generate $100,000 in individual donations to support future YBTC Scholars. This morning, Aidan Blum shared his story with hundreds of industry members and CEF’s Board of Trustees announced that they will exceed their original pledge and match up to $38,000 in individual donations received through the end […]

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Meet Caroline Weathers, South Carolina Science Teacher

On November 1, we embarked on a month-long campaign to generate $100,000 in individual donations to support future YBTC Scholars. If you’ve made a donation, thank you. If you have yet to contribute, we invite you to support future STEM leaders with a tax-deductible 2017 individual donation here. Meet Caroline Weathers, South Carolina Science Teacher […]

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Chemistry Week Lyrics Contest Winner Rewrites Twenty One Pilots Song

Congratulations to Adithya Taire, Winner of the CEF Chemistry Rocks Lyrics Contest! In honor of this year’s Chemistry Rocks theme, we gave students the opportunity to win $100 Amazon gift card and the chance for a chemist to virtually visit their classroom via a webinar we will facilitate. Students were required to rewrite the words to […]

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Meet Maggie Leake, 2005 Challenge Champion & PhD Candidate in Chemistry

We are thrilled to announce the beginning of our biggest fundraising campaign to date! Beginning today, we are embarking on a month-long campaign to raise $100,000 through support from science-champions like you. Be a part of our mission. Help us inspire today’s students to become the Maggie’s of tomorrow; the thinkers, innovators and STEM leaders […]

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Chemistry Career: Product Development Chemist

Today is our final highlight in this week’s career series celebrating National Chemistry Week. We hope you’ve enjoyed learning about many roles in the chemical field. Today, Jesse Walker joins us to share why he decided to pursue chemistry (it’s a sweet story!) and the cool project he is currently working on. Other careers in […]

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Chemistry Career: Chemical Engineer

Welcome to the fourth day of our chemistry careers series in celebration of National Chemistry Week! Sarah Ramirtha is a Chemical Engineer with a fascinating role at BASF Corporation. We are excited to take a look inside her job and day-to-day activities. Thank you for joining us, Sarah! Other careers in this series: Physical Organic Chemist Synthetic […]

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Chemistry Career: Industrial Chemist

Welcome to our third highlight in this week’s career series celebrating National Chemistry Week. Today, Scott Post joins us to share about his journey to a career in the chemistry field and his role at Univar USA. What type of chemist are you? I am an Industrial Chemist with Univar USA who provides technical support […]

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Chemistry Career: Synthetic Chemist

Welcome to the second day of our chemistry careers series in celebration of National Chemistry Week! Dr. Joy Gallagher is a Synthetic Chemist with lots of great insight into her role and advice about pursuing a career in the chemical industry. Joy appeared in our Women in STEM virtual workshop this year and we’re thrilled […]

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Chemistry Career: Physical Organic Chemist

Please welcome Dr. Calvin Emanuel to our blog! Today we are highlighting his career as a Physical Organic Chemist in honor of National Chemistry Week. In addition to his role at Shell Chemical, Dr. Emanuel serves on the Board of Trustees for the Chemical Educational Foundation. We are grateful for his service and for taking […]

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