Upper Peninsula Local Section

of the American Chemical Society

2018 Business Meetings

Spring Business Meeting: April 14, 2018, Northern Michigan University. Held in conjunction with the UPLS 2018 Student Research Symposium. 

Fall Business Meeting: TBD, Michigan Technological University. 

Upcoming Activities

Chemistry Rocks
Day of Fun & Learning (November 11, 2017)

Location: Michigan Tech School of Forest Resources & Environmental Science (in the Atrium)

Time:  11:00 AM – 2:00 PM

  Make Mineral Snowflakes
  Grow Mineral Crystals
  Explore “Copper and More”
  See Local Rocks and Minerals
  “Why do gemstones have different colors”
  Enjoy Chemistry Rocks Storytime
  Other Fun Geochemistry Activities!

Volcano Contest: Bring and erupt your volcano. Compete against other schools.
Opioids: Combating Addiction Through Chemistry
February 27, 2018 (6:45 - 9:00) PM
Lake Superior State University, Sault Ste. Marie, MI
Crawford Hall Rm. 209 
Michigan Technological University, Houghton, MI
School of Forest Resources and Environmental Science Rm. 144 
Northern Michigan University, Marquette, MI  
 Learning Resources Center (Library) Rm. 109


2018 Student Research Symposium (SRS)

April 14, 2018 (9:30 AM - 2:30PM) 

 Northern Michigan University, Marquette, MI

New Science Building, Atrium 


Dive into Marine Chemistry (CCEW)

 April 28, 2018

Michigan Technological University, Houghton, MI