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September 16th, 2014

Anything Can Change, But Not Everything Must

By ChenectedGuest
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Change and unpredictability can be a challenge but also keep things interesting. Read on for the experiences of a globe-trotting chemical engineering with a constantly changing job description.

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August 29th, 2014

News from Kong Kong AIChE Student Chapter

By ChenectedGuest
At AIChE Headquarters

Samantha Kong, founding president of the AIChE Student Chapter at the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, dropped by AIChE headquarters this summer while in New York. Read about her experience with her student chapter here.

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August 22nd, 2014

12-Year-Old Wins Chemistry Competition

By ChenectedGuest
Competitor at You Be The Chemist Challenge

Twelve-year-old Audrey Gallier hasn’t decided what she wants to do when she grows up, but she knows it involves science. And she’s not waiting until college to crack open advanced textbooks…

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August 13th, 2014

On Site: North American Student Energy Summit

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windmills, renewable energy

Erin Alderink of the University of Michigan reports on her experience at the North American Student Energy Summit (NASES), as part of her internship in the Washington Internships for Students of Engineering (WISE) program.

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July 14th, 2014

AIChE Apprentice Takes on Potable Water Challenge

By ChenectedGuest
Drinking Water

Alex Avram, a chemical engineering PhD student at UARK who recently joined the three-year AIChE Apprenticeship Program, describes his plans to help communities gain access to potable water.

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July 11th, 2014

Electricity and the Environment

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Electricity

Fossil fuels will continue to play an important part in electricity generation, and this opens the doors for many opportunities for young chemical engineers.

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May 8th, 2014

Purdue University wins YCOSST P3 Award

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AIChE's Lucy Alexander presented the Purdue University team with the YCOSST P3 award.

Purdue’s Biowall entry took home the prize, with an ingenious design that improves indoor air quality thanks, in part, to plants’ ability to purify air.

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May 5th, 2014

High School Outreach at Spring Meeting in New Orleans

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Tulane High School Outreach Program

On Wednesday April 2nd at Tulane University, more than 160 students from three high schools in the New Orleans area gathered to listen and learn from practicing chemical engineers during the AIChE high school outreach event as part of the Spring Meeting.

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May 5th, 2014

Lafayette College ChBE Symposium Launches with Twin-Distillation Plant Unveiling

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Pryor Speech

Lafayette College Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering (ChBE) and American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE) hosted the Lafayette ChBE Symposium “Engineering re-Connections: framing future networks.

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March 13th, 2014

Preparing for Chairing? Build Some Relationships!

By ChenectedGuest
Network

Chairing for an AIChE meeting is a big job, but it also helps build a strong professional network that can serves for years to come.

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