It is with great pride that we welcome you to our new website - the result of the incredible commitment of many ARCS members across the nation but especially Jennifer Edstrom of the Minnesota chapter and Chicago's own Lynda Birkelbach. The website is "user friendly" with a wealth of information... Read more
Chicago chapter of national ARCS® Foundation, Inc. marks 30 years of scholarship support to University of Chicago students in the sciences.
Pritzker School of Medicine fourth-year Emily Bethea wants to improve preventative care. She’s focused on colon cancer. To ensure that more patients are diagnosed before the disease has progressed to... Read more
On July 8, 2011, Angela Diaz and her husband, Al, had the privilege of experiencing the final launch of the Space Shuttle, Atlantis, from Kennedy Space Center and to be part of history. This was an especially significant to Angela and Al as they had also been present at the... Read more
On August 5 2011, Juno, the Jupiter Probe was launched from Kennedy Space Center, Cape Canaveral, Florida. Ruth Anne Unik, an ARCS Chicago Chapter member and 2010 ARCS Light honoree, and her husband attended the launch along with fellow ARCS members and families from around the country.
Members of ARCS Foundation Chicago traveled to the Museum of Science & Industry on January 10, 2011, to experience the newly revitalized Science Storms exhibit. We had a good crowd including six new member prospects – all of whom were delighted with the entire program. We met with several members... Read more