Chemistry at Illinois University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

R.E.A.C.T. - Reaching and Educating America's Chemists of Tomorrow

Chemistry Public Engagement and Outreach

Welcome to the University of Illinois
REACT Program!

spring 2017

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Do you like working with children? Do you want to be a reason why chemistry is fun and interactive for children? And for all James Scholar students, do you want to earn honors credit (without having to write essays)? Then we are a perfect fit! REACT is back for another spring semester!

General Chemistry

Mandatory Orientation Dates & Times: January 30th, 31st, or February 1st at 7pm in room 217 Noyes

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If you no longer plan to continue as a REACT volunteer throughout the duration of the semester, or have any schedule changes (add/drop course/work), please inform us by sending an email to the addressing any decision. (Note: If you are an honors student and plan to no longer continue, you will not earn credit.)

Organic Chemistry

Mandatory Orientation Dates & Times: January 31st, or February 1st at 5 pm in room 217 Noyes

Our website for the REACT organic program can be found here:

You may find deadlines and instructions for the organic projects at our wiki page.

If you are an organic chemistry student, please email with any questions.

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We look forward to working with you!