Baton Rouge Local Section

Welcome to the Baton Rouge, LA local section.  Our section meetings and other activities offer opportunities to stay abreast of subjects of interest to Chemical Engineers and to network with others in our profession.  We typically meeet once per month, usually Tuesday or Thursday of the third week in the month, from September through May, with a summer break June through August.

Upcoming Events

2017 Coates Award Banquet

May Meeting
Tuesday, May 9, 2017, 6:00pm CDT
Posted by Brandon Lithgoe
Please join us to honor the 2017 recipient of the Coates Award: Dr. Samuel Sangokoya! Sam received his B.S. in Chemistry from the University of London, Ph.D. with Sam Grim at the University of Maryland, and a postdoctoral stint with Bruce King (Georgia). He joined Ethyl Chemical Co., in the early...Read more

Spring 2017 Seminar

Tank University + Engineering Ethics
Friday, May 19, 2017, 8:00am-4:30pm CDT
Posted by Brandon Lithgoe
PROPOSED AGENDA 7:30 A - 8:00 A Breakfast 8:00 A - 11:30 P 11:30 P -12:00 P Lunch (provided by AIChE) 12:00 P - 4:30 PRead more

Recent Events

Volunteer Day at the Baton Rouge Food Bank

Saturday, April 22, 2017, 8:00am-12:00pm CDT
Posted by Brandon Lithgoe
Come volunteer with the LSU and Baton Rouge AIChE chapters at the Greater Baton Rouge Food Bank! We’ll be helping out an integral part of the community that serves those in need by sorting food donations and assembling food boxes at their facility. Afterward, we’ll get lunch at a location TBD, so...Read more

April 2017 Meeting

Thursday, April 20, 2017, 5:30pm CDT
Posted by Brandon Lithgoe
Topic: Tour of LSU’s Center for Advanced Microstructures and Devices Menu: Box lunch. Cost: $20 Per person (Members $15, Students $10, Flood victim members free) Reservations: Please make your reservation with chapter secretary, Chelsea Bourdon, by 5:00 PM on Tuesday, April 18th at CBourdon@...Read more