Perspectives of African American Chemists: A STEM Career Panel Discussion

The Indiana-Kentucky Border Section of the American Chemical Society is hosting a panel discussion on Thursday, February 22, 2024. The event will be held in Rogers Hall in the Winchester Community Center on the campus of Kentucky Wesleyan College at 3000 Frederica Street in Owensboro, Kentucky. The event is free and open to the public. The event begins with a reception at 6:00 p.m. followed by a panel discussion at 7:00 p.m.

Melissa Moore will lead the panelists in discussion of educational and career experiences, mentorship, and overcoming obstacles to success. The panelists are Dr. Isiah Warner, Professor Emeritus from Louisiana State University, Dr. Aleeta Powe, Associate Professor at the University of Louisville, and Dr. Deon Miles, Professor at the University of the South.

Call for Judges at the 2024 Tri-State Science & Engineering Fair

The annual Tri-State Science & Engineering Fair is looking for volunteer judges from all STEM disciplines. This is a great way to engage with young people about their research, and to introduce your own field of expertise. If you have questions, please contact Allison Grabert, the Director of the Southwest Indiana Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics Resource Center. Her contact information is: and 812-228-5019.