Dr. Catherine MacGowan (chemistry) has been appointed by the American Chemical Society (ACS) Division of Chemical Education's Examinations Institute to serve on the 2013 General Chemistry Examination Committee.  The ACS Examination Institute oversees the production of a series of standardized examinations in all disciplines of chemistry which allow departments across the country to apply national norms for assessment.  The ACS is the largest scientific society in the world with over 160,000 members in the chemistry community.  Dr. MacGowan has previously served on the 2007 General, Organic and Biochemistry exam committee, 1st Semester 2009 General Chemistry exam committee and the 2011 full-year General Chemistry exam committee