Q: In what ways does your chapter give
back to the community?
A: We organized a fundraiser for the Primary
Children’s Medical Center’s Festival of Trees
and raised over $6,000 for their Kids in
Need program. We conducted 12 Elemental
Expeditions to local elementary schools to
get kids excited about chemistry through
Q: What is your most successful
fundraiser to date?
A: Last year we were able to raise all funds
needed to attend ACS’s spring national
meeting by working concessions at Utah
Jazz basketball games. The arena gave a
matching donation to our funds.
Q: What social events has your
chapter organized recently?
A: At the end of spring semester, we hosted
a members’ retreat to Lava Hot Springs,
Idaho. We were able to get away from the
stress of school and take part in exciting
team-building exercises. We also held a
student-faculty-alumni golf tournament
Q: How have your members benefited from attending a recent
A: We recently
attended the ACS
ing in San Diego
where our chap-
ter received the
Award and the
Award. Most of
tion awards. Being
able to attend this
conference and win
all of our members to reach a goal of high
achievement this coming semester.