Volume 88 Issue 20 | pp. 34-35
Issue Date: May 17, 2010

NOBCChE Inspires Young Scientists

Annual meeting of black chemists and chemical engineers features host of role models and pioneers
Department: Science & Technology
Keywords: NOBCChE, black chemists, Percy Julian, Henry Hill

"It's good to be home," said Joseph S. Francisco, president of the American Chemical Society, as he helped kick off the 37th annual meeting of the National Organization for the Professional Advancement of Black Chemists & Chemical Engineers (NOBCChE) in Atlanta. For Francisco, who is a past-president of NOBCChE (pronounced No-buh-shay), that declaration is rooted in a rich history.

A tight-knit community of scientists and engineers of color, NOBCChE exists primarily . . .

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