The May 2019 ACS Meeting at Reed College


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Our speaker this month was Prof. Louis Kuo of Lewis & Clark College


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Congratulations to our award winners at the NWSE!  At left is Nayan Murthy with his father Anand,
and at right is Zoe Strothkamp with her father Ken

Zoe Strothkamp of Oregon Episcopal School won the Section's PICA award for Outstanding Applied or Practical Chemistry. Her topic was "Time Dependence of Digestive Enzyme Activity and Protein Content of Trichome Secretions of Drosera capensis in Response to Prey Capture"
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Nayan Murthy of Catlin Gabel School won the Portland Section ACS Outstanding Chemistry Award for his project "Self Assembly of Copper Nanowires for Flexible Transparent Screens"
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Members of the Kuo research group at Lewis & Clark College. (Clockwise from front left) Ellie Draves,
Samuel Glassman and his father Tim, Louis Kuo, Jordan Gonzalez, Cayden Bullock, Sergely Bokouende