Introducing Colin Young, New 2017-2018 YPC Vice Chair

Posted by Shelby Brooks on
Hello everyone! My name is Colin Young and I am just beginning my term as Vice Chair of the Young Professionals Committee. First, I would like to thank everyone. This is an honor for me, and I am really excited to work with Jon Haughton and Chris Lowe (current YPC and Past Chairs) and to be a part...Read more

Inaugural AIChE Beer Brewing Competition

Posted by Shelby Brooks on
The first AIChE Beer Brewing Competition (ABBC) will be taking place this year at the 2017 AIChE Annual Meeting on October 29 th . There are about 20 AIChE Local Section teams, comprised of homebrewers from all over the US, competing for multiple prizes, from best-of-show award to the most...Read more

Preview of YPC Programming at the Annual Meeting

Posted by Elizabeth Guenther on
Each year, YPC works to organize and collaborate with others to provide sessions targeted for young professionals. Additionally, YPC host various sessions for the Annual Student Meeting. This year sessions include a new opportunity for YPs in industry to present research and new sessions hosted by...Read more

Congratulations to the AIChE 35 Under 35 Award Winners!

Posted by Elizabeth Guenther on
The AIChE 35 Under 35 Award honors the talented young professionals with a chemical engineering Bachelors degree. The winning chemical engineers work in traditional and non-traditional fields, and all are active members of the AIChE community. The esteemed winners of the inaugural awards will be honored at a reception at the Annual meeting.Read more

Recap of the Young Professionals Mixer in San Antonio

Posted by Monica Mellinger on
Young Professionals gathered at Yard House in San Antonio last night to catch up with friends and make some new ones. It was a chance for young professionals to network with members from divisions and forums. The ChEnected team dropped by to check out the crowd and snap a few photos of the YPs...Read more

What Else Can an Engineer Do?

Posted by Monica Mellinger on
By Susan Dennehy, Northwestern Pritzker School of Law If you’re reconsidering whether to be an engineer, then it might be time to explore other career options. The technical training you received and the skills you have in problem-solving, logical thinking, and persistence are very desirable...Read more

Start an AIChE Young Professionals Group Near You

Posted by Monica Mellinger on
Are you interested in being a part of a local group of chemical engineers? Do you want to host social events or technical presentations to support chemical engineers in your area? Is there not an AIChE local section near you? If so, consider starting a Young Professionals (YP) Group and Local...Read more