Congrats to our 2020 Honorees!
High school honorees
Arkansas State Science Fair Winners
Chemistry - 1st Place – Joseph Park
2nd Place – Brayden Ireland
3rd Place – Blayne Griffin
Honorable Mention – Daniel Andrus
Biochemistry - 1st Place – Giancarlo Rodriguez
2nd Place – Paavan Atluri
ACS Chemistry Olympiad Competitors
•Kaushik Sampath – Fayetteville High School (David Wentz)
•Alex Borengasser – Little Rock Central High School (Dr. Beth Maris)
•Faizan Parray – Little Rock Central High School (Dr. Beth Maris)
•Seven Francis – Bryant High School (Doug Vann)
•Adanna Mogbo – Episcopal Collegiate School (Chris McNeal)
•Lindsay Compton – Mount Saint Mary Academy (Dr. Marty Perry)
•Yibing Hu – Arkansas School for Mathematics, Sciences, and the Arts (Dr. Fred Buzen)
•Jason Hoang – Arkansas School for Mathematics, Sciences, and the Arts (Dr. Fred Buzen)
•Meagen Napier – Mount Saint Mary Academy (Dr. Marty Perry)
•Dalessandro Verdin – Parkview Arts and Science Magnet High School (Debbie Rogers)
Alex Borengasser, pictured above with Professor Molenium, was one of our high school honorees at our virtual awards ceremony.
Teacher of the Year
Dr. Beth Maris
Dr. Beth Maris, pictured above, was recognized at the Central Arkansas ACS Teacher of the Year. Dr. Maris works at Little Rock Central High School and was nominated for the award by one of her students!
Henderson State University
Ouachita Baptist University
University of Arkansas at Little Rock
University of Central Arkansas
Pictured above, University of Central Arkansas honorees with one of their UCA faculty members Dr. Greg Naumiec.
Pictured above, Ouachita Baptist University honoree Catie Shirley.
Professor of the Year
Dr. Greg Naumiec
Pictured above, Dr. Greg Naumiec is this year's Central Arkansas ACS Professor of the Year. Dr. Naumiec works at the University of Central Arkansas and was nominated for the award by his students at UCA!
Volunteer of the Year
Dr. Sharon K. Hamilton
Pictured above, Dr. Sharon K. Hamilton was recognized as our Volunteer of the Year. Dr. Hamilton works at Ouachita Baptist University and serves at the Central Arkansas ACS webmaster, handles the CA ACS social media accounts, and is chair of the Publicity and Public Relations Committee.
50, 60, and 70 year ACS members
•Ms. Nancy A. Marley
•Dr. Karl D. Straub
•Dr. Bryan D. Palmer
•Dr. J. Lyndal York
•The late Dr. Mary L. Good which passed away in November of 2019