The American Chemical Society Student Affiliates (ACS SA) chapter is a campus organization open to any student. The MSU chapter is actively involved in community service, campus events, social gatherings, and STEM education outreach. For their endeavors, the chapter continues to be recognized nationally for its engagement.

Members and research students also travel regionally and nationally to attend and participate in conferences. For membership or questions, please contact the advisor, Dr. Jianguo Shao (

Annual Events

  • Mole Day Competition
  • National Chemistry Week Carnival
  • Homecoming Boat Race
  • Campus Trunk or Treat
  • Preschool — 12 "Magic Shows"
  • Department Tours for High School Students
  • Summer Program Science days
  • MS & U Girls Camp Mentor Participation
  • Boy Scout Science Badge Day
  • Earth Day Adopt a Tree
  • Maverick's Day of Service Community Service Day
  • Sponsoring Guest Speakers in Chemistry
  • Denim Day participation for Sexual Assault Awareness Month
  • Awards Banquet
  • Annual Picnic