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AIChE Foundation Raises $1 Million in 2012

March 14, 2013
2012 was a year of fundraising success and growth in program support thanks to the generous support from individuals and corporations. The AIChE Foundation raised over one million dollars from existing and new campaigns, a 50% increase in revenue versus 2011.

Announcing the International Metabolic Engineering Society

March 11, 2013
The International Metabolic Engineering Society (IMES) seeks to promote and advance metabolic engineering as an enabling science for bio-based production of materials, pharmaceuticals, food ingredients, chemicals and fuels

Schulz Receives CASE Chief Executive Leadership Award

March 7, 2013
Kirk Schulz, a chemical engineer and President of Kansas State Univ. (Manhattan, KS), has received the 2012 Chief Executive Leadership Award from the Council for the Advancement and Support of Education (CASE).

AIChE Mentor Center Opens Doors

March 6, 2013
In 2012, AIChE's network of Fellows initiated several programs to provide mentoring and career assistance to young members of the Institute. One of the newest of these initiatives is an online AIChE Mentor Center, which is now open for participation by chemical engineering mentors and those seeking...

2013 Shining Star Winners Announced

March 4, 2013
The Local Sections Committee and the Career and Education Operating Council have chosen this years Shining Star Winners for their outstanding volunteerism at the AIChE local section level. Click to read more.

YCOSST Focus on Sustainability Professionals: Deborah Grubbe

March 1, 2013
Every month, AIChE's Youth Council for Sustainable Science and Technology (YCOSST) will present profiles of sustainability professionals or those with a background in sustainability. Learn about their educational background, current employer/title, job function, and how sustainability plays a part in their industry, university or agency.

We Are ChE: Entering a Golden Age [Blog Series]

February 20, 2013
Enjoy a series of 12 posts about who ChEs are, what we’re doing, and where we’re going. I’ll look at trends, consider the wide range of our abilities and achievements, and write about some of the core and new directions we are seeing.

Celebrate Engineer’s Week 2013

February 18, 2013
AIChE salutes engineers who make life better. This is the 62nd celebration of engineering’s contributions and the 10th year of recognizing younger engineers. Meet this year’s New Faces in Engineering honoree, Esmeralda Luna-Ramos.

Shale Gas Resource Page

February 14, 2013
To help AIChE members better understand and better communicate about shale gas, the Public Affairs & Information Committee has helped curate valuable shale gas resources.

BakerRisk Facility Tour and More at the 9th Global Congress on Process Safety

January 29, 2013
As a part of the 2013 AIChE Spring Meeting and Global Congress on Process Safety (April 28 – May 2 in San Antonio, Texas), Baker Engineering and Risk Consultants, Inc. (BakerRisk) will host a limited-space tour and shock tube test demonstration at its 160-acre Wilfred E. Baker Research Test Facility near San Antonio.

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