The master of chemical demonstrations and science policy advocate, University of Wisconsin-Madison
Chemistry Professor Bassam Z. Shakhashiri shares the fun of science through home science activities,
public presentations, scholarship, and other programs of the Wisconsin Initiative for Science Literacy.
About Bassam Z. Shakhashiri
I expect to pass through the world but once.
Any good therefore that I can do, or any kindness
that I can show to any fellow creature, let me do it now.
Let me not defer or neglect it,
for I shall not pass this way again.
Attributed to Etienne de Grellet du Mabiller (1773-1855)