Congratulations to Heather Skeen, an ARCS Illinois Scholar alumna from The University of Chicago! Heather is the first author on a new scientific paper published in the journal "Molecular Ecology," on the changing diet of migratory birds.
Heather says, "This study was funded in large part by the ARCS Award, including... Read more
The ARCS Foundation Illinois Chapter is tremendously grateful to our February 2021 donors! From February 1 through February 24, 2021, we ran an online 75/25 raffle that culiminated into a science talk by ARCS Illinois member Dr. Tracey Wszalek, who is the Director of the Biomedical Imaging Center at... Read more
On June 13, we hosted our Annual Meeting at The Fortnightly in Chicago. Members and guests enjoyed a presentation by ARCS Illinois scholar Jessica Saw, who described her research at University of Illinois and the impact her award has had on both her work and her personal life.
ARCS® Illinois WON the chapter challenge at the ARCS® Foundation All Members Conference (AMC) in Washington, DC! Our chapter had the highest percentage of members (guests included) who made the trip to Washington to learn more about the organization at the National level and meet many impressive women from all of our... Read more
ARCS Foundation’s highest honor for volunteer work given annually to a member from each chapter
ARCS® Foundation honored 14 of its members for their work on behalf of the mission to promote academically outstanding students in the areas of science, engineering, and medical research at an awards ceremony in Washington,... Read more
ARCS Illinois IIT scholar, Katherine Asztalos, attended the 2017 C3E Women in Clean Energy Symposium at MIT to participate in the poster session. She presented part of her work entitled "Unsteady Aerodynamic Theory in BEM Model of VAWT". This work focuses on the implementation of a linear unsteady aerodynamic model... Read more