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Chemistry of Rocks and Minerals

Posted on September 22, 2017 at 2:05 PM Comments comments (0)

Chemistry of Sports: Smarter, Safer, Faster

Posted on February 3, 2017 at 4:45 PM Comments comments (0)

Please join us on February 21st at College of Saint Mary for an exciting talk about how chemistry is helping the world of sports in many levels. 

Snacks and raffle prizes will be provided! 

Please RSVP to Dr. Ganesh Naik

End of Year Holiday Reception

Posted on November 28, 2016 at 2:50 PM Comments comments (0)

End of Year Holiday Reception

Thursday, December 15, 2016

6:00 PM – 9:00 PM Union Pacific Community Room

Creighton University Harper Center 20th and California Street

Please RSVP to John Kyndt [] by Monday December 12th.

This event will include a review of 2016 section events, an introduction of the newly elected 2017 section officers, and networking/socializing/holiday merriment amongst ACS members. All members are encouraged to invite a significant other and/or past section members to attend this event as guests.

Finger food appetizers will be provided, along with a cash bar. Parking is available adjacent to the Harper Center building. 

Upcoming Events

Posted on August 18, 2016 at 3:45 PM Comments comments (0)

Upcoming Events:

Wednesday, September 21, 2016 ‘Chemistry of Wine’ Dr. Ernie Simpson; Organic Chemist from Cal Poly Pomona

Thursday, October 20, 2016 Dinner talk Dr. Rich Eisenberg; Inorganic Chemist from the Univ. of Rochester

RSVP details will follow soon! 

April Social Event

Posted on April 25, 2016 at 2:55 PM Comments comments (1)

Our Spring Social Event on this Wednesday, April 27, 2016.

This event will include a 'Conversation with ConAgra chemists', an overview of the 2016 section events, and networking/socializing among ACS members.


Place: Corkscrew Wine & Cheese, 3908 Farnam St, Omaha, NE

Time: Wednesday, April 27, 2016, 5:30pm - 8pm


All members are encouraged to invite a significant other and/or past section members to attend this event as guests.

Please RSVP to Dr. Rich Lomneth [].


Hope to see you this Wednesday!


Dr. Thomas Holme Seminar Friday March 4

Posted on March 1, 2016 at 12:30 AM Comments comments (0)

Dr. Thomas Holme, Professor of Chemistry at Iowa State University, is giving a seminar at UNO on Friday March 4, entitled: Understanding Instructional Choices via Measurement of Student Learning in Chemistry. 

Here is the flyer for more information:

Upcoming tour of Evonik: March 11

Posted on February 16, 2016 at 4:55 PM Comments comments (0)

Please join us for a tour of Evonik on March 11. Tour starts at 3:00 pm at Evonik. We will meet at the Security Gate at 2:45pm. Dress code is long pants and hard-soled shoes. Please RSVP to Rich Lomneth [] by March 4.