Wednesday, September 18, 2019, 6:30pm EDT
Event format: 
In-Person / Local
Posted by Lusmerlin Lantigua
2460 AV Williams Building
College Park, MD 20740
United States

Each year, with the generous sponsorship of the ExxonMobil Research and Engineering Company, AIChE-NCS presents an award to an outstanding student at each of our local universities' chemical engineering programs, Howard University and the University of Maryland, College Park. This upcoming event has been scheduled to honor this year's recipients at the University of Maryland. Members of NCS and their guests are invited to attend. 

Parking: There are many parking lots on campus that one can park after 4pm, but read the signs carefully to avoid being ticketed. After 4pm, you may park for free in Lot 9 which is along Paint Branch Drive.  Paint Branch Visitor Lot is across from AV Williams Building, but it has pay meter effective until midnight.  Campus map:

Registration fee: free.  Dinner is generously donated by ExxonMobil.  

Menu: Items catered by Sardi’s include: BBQ pork ribs, Fettuccine Alfredo, macaroni & cheese, Greek salad, dinner rolls, assorted cookies.

Please RSVP by September 17th at this link. 


 6:30pm • Arrival / Greetings

 6:45pm • Welcome / Introduction / Icebreaker – Allison Elder (Vistalon Process

Section Supervisor)

 7:00pm • Dinner

 7:20pm • ExxonMobil Presentation – Allison Elder & Justin Owens

 7:50pm • Presentation of Departmental Check -- Allison Elder

 8:00pm • Recognition of Award Recipient from UMCP – Andy McDaniel (Chair,

AIChE NCS) & Peter Kofinas (Chair, Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering,


 8:20pm-8:30pm • Announcements / Conclusion and Final Remarks --

*Special thanks to Allison Elder for her help planning this event