Expo Exhibit Directory

We'd like to thank the following organizations for exhibiting at the March for Science Expo:

Alliance for the Great Lakes
The Alliance for the Great Lakes works to protect the Great Lakes for today and tomorrow. We involve tens of thousands of people each year in advocacy, volunteering, education, and research to ensure the lakes are healthy and safe for all.
American Chemical Society, Chicago Section
We are a professional organization of ~4000 academic, industrial, nonprofit, and government chemists in the greater Chicagoland area. We engage in outreach, government affairs, career development, education, awards and scholarships, and professional networking at our ten annual public meetings.

Upcoming Event: Chemistry Day (October 21st, 2017 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM | Malcolm X College)
Astronomy On Tap - Chicago
Astronomy on Tap (AoT) is a nationwide initiative organized to elicit the dissemination of science straight from world-leading astrophysicists. AoT looks to establish a connection between nonscientists and scientists by bringing together two of the best things in the universe -- drinks and space!
Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists
The Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists engages science leaders, policy makers, and the interested public on topics of nuclear weapons and disarmament, the changing energy landscape, climate change, and emerging technologies through our journal, iconic Doomsday Clock, and public access website.

Upcoming Event: Fireside Chat with March for Science Chicago at WeWork Kinzie 6-8 PM: Website
Chicago Zoological Society/Brookfield Zoo
Our mission is to inspire conservation leadership by connecting people with wildlife and nature, and through our work we demonstrate that wildlife are worth saving and that everyone can be a conservation leader.
Chicago350
An affiliate of 350.org, an organization dedicated to fighting climate change

Upcoming Event: People’s Climate March (April 29th, 2017 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM | Federal Plaza)
Environmental Law & Policy Center
The Environmental Law & Policy Center is the Midwest’s leading public interest environmental legal advocacy and innovation organization. We develop and lead successful strategic advocacy campaigns to improve environmental quality and protect our natural resources.
Expanding Your Horizons Chicago (sponsored by UIC and University of Chicago)
EYH Chicago hosts an annual one-day symposium for middle school girls to engage in hands-on workshops in STEM led by women in the Chicago STEM community. We also host a parent program featuring information about community resources to help support their child’s education and career development.
The Field Museum
The Field Museum is one of the world’s premier natural history institutions. Its staff maintains an irreplaceable collection of more than 30 million artifacts and specimens, which are made available to scientists around the globe.

Upcoming Event: Half off general admission for March for Science Chicago participants on April 22!!
Graf Natural Resources Management
Urban Forestry and Ecological Consulting firm in the Chicagoland area promoting a science-oriented view of managing trees and other ecological resources in the urban environment.
Illinois Science Council
Illinois Science Council, a 501c3 organization, promotes science & technology to the adult public. ISC is the science/tech complement to the region’s arts/culture outreach, and the adult complement to student-focused efforts, highlighting the work of universities, labs, museums, and companies.

Upcoming Event: Chicago Science Festival (May 20th , 2017 | Merchandise Mart), "Science as Art" Exhibit and Reception (May 18th, 2017 | Xfinity Studio), Author talk with Dave Levitan discussing Not A Scientist (June 1st, 2017 | Volumes Books)
Illinois Science Teachers Association
The Illinois Science Teachers Association is a state chapter of the National Science Teachers Association and a non-profit organization run primarily by volunteers. Our mission is to serve teachers in Illinois by offering high quality professional development and instructional resources

Upcoming Event: Life Science Institute (May 6th, 2017 8:30 PM - 3:30 PM | Lyons Township HS South), Elementary Academy (May 6th, 2017 8:30 PM - 3:30 PM | Lyons Township HS South)
Lincoln Park Zoo
Lincoln Park Zoo is dedicated to connecting people with nature by providing a free, family-oriented wildlife experience in the heart of Chicago and by advancing the highest quality of animal care, education, science and conservation.

Upcoming Event: Wine and Wildlife - Urban Wildlife Stories (August 22nd, 2017 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM)
Loyola University - Chicago Biology Department, Bird Lab
At Loyola University Chicago, we are a research lab that works under Dr. Sushma Reddy on evolution, phylogenetics, and biogeography. Specifically, we are studying the Vangidae family of birds that are endemic to Madagascar because they exhibit adaptive radiation.
Mad Science of Chicago
Science enrichment for children.
McCormick Graduate Leadership Council
The McCormick Graduate Leadership Council (MGLC) was founded with strong support from the Dean of Northwestern Engineering to promote a sense of community among the 700+ graduate students across all eight departments within the McCormick School of Engineering at Northwestern University.

Upcoming Event:MGLC Presents: Engineering Grand Prix (May 6th, 2017 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM | 1655 Foster St, Evanston, IL 60201)
The Nature Conservancy
The Nature Conservancy is a conservation organization that works in 69 countries and every U.S. state. Guided by science, we develop on-the-ground solutions that tackle the most critical environmental issues of our time such as climate change, energy, water, food, and infrastructure development.
North Park University
We are a University within Chicago priding ourselves on diversity and liberal education. We help the community and students with giving them a real taste of what science is like in both academia job fields and industry. We perform undergraduate research and engage Chicago youth in science.
Northwestern University - Argonne-Northwestern Solar Energy Research (ANSER) Center
The ANSER Center is a joint research effort between Northwestern University and Argonne National Laboratory that works to develop the fundamental understanding of molecules, materials and method necessary to create dramatically more efficient technologies for solar fuels and energy production.

Upcoming Event: 2017 Annual Symposium on "Solar Electricity" (April 27th, 2017 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM and April 28th, 2017 9:00 AM - 4:15 PM | Evanston | Website)
Northwestern University - Chemistry of Life Processes Institute
CLP addresses the goal of discovering the molecular basis of life & its application to problems in health and disease through multidisciplinary collaborations, cutting-edge instrumentation, translating discoveries into society, & educating the next generation of researchers.
Northwestern University - Science Policy Outreach Task Force (SPOT)
SPOT is a non-partisan organization focused on engaging the public and policymakers to restore public trust in science, scientists, and the scientific method in the Chicagoland area. We also hold training sessions for our members on effectively communicating science to the public and policy makers.
Northwestern University Brain Awareness Outreach
Northwestern University Brain Awareness Outreach (NUBAO) is a graduate student-led public outreach initiative dedicated to educating the Chicago community about neuroscience. NUBAO organizes hands-on lectures, workshops, and open house-style events to teach neuroscience topics to people of all ages.

Upcoming Event: Brain Awareness Fair (May 20th, 2017 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM (morning session) & 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM (afternoon session) | Roger C Sullivan High School at 6631 N Bosworth Ave)
Open Science Database (Open Science DB)
Open Science DB is a graduate student led organization that aims to make science publications more open and accessible to the public. We bring students and scientists across the country together to publish easy-to-read summaries of peer-reviewed scientific journal articles.
The Planetary Society - Chicago
Chicagoland has a passionate space community that is overflowing with excitement to do more! TPS Chicago is here to promote space exploration and empowering each person to make science happen!
Rising Tide Chicago
Rising Tide Chicago uses education and direct action to confront the root causes of climate change. We host educational events, trainings, and organizing events to get people involved in taking action to protect our climate.

Upcoming Event: Direct Action Basics and Movement Building in the Trump Era (March 13th, 2017 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM | Logan Square Library at 3030 W. Fullerton Ave. Chicago, IL)
School of the Art Institute of Chicago
University focusing on art and design degrees in downtown Chicago.
Society for Neuroscience Chicago Chapter
The mission of the CSfN is to advance and promote our understanding of the nervous system by a) promoting education in the neurosciences; b) networking among Chicago area scientists; and c) disseminating to the general public cutting-edge research advancements in neuroscience-related disciplines.
Susan G. Komen Fellows in Health Disparities in Breast Cancer
University of Chicago - Department of Geophysical Sciences, Climate Science Research Division
University of Chicago - The Paleontological Society
The Paleontological Society is an international nonprofit organization devoted exclusively to the advancement of the science of paleontology: invertebrate and vertebrate paleontology, micropaleontology, and paleobotany.
University of Illinois at Chicago - Crystal Guzmán (PhD Candidate)
University of Illinois at Chicago - Crystal Guzmán (PhD Candidate)
University of Illinois at Chicago - Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences
University of Illinois at Chicago - Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences